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LSD Considered as Treatment for Alcoholism


 Crick admits using LSD prior to discovery of DNA Recently, some entheogenic substances (hallucinogenic being out of favor for a long time) have been being reconsidered in psychotherapy.  Now we see it being discussed as an adjunct in the treatment … Continue reading

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Sam Harris: Psychedelia, Ethics, and More


Drugs and the Meaning of Life It’s been many, many years since I first tried peyote by the side of a mirror-still river outside of Laredo, TX.  In 1962 peyote was legal in the US and could be bought at … Continue reading

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Animals like Hallucinogens—Really?


Even beings who do not make ontological arguments appear to enjoy the same reality changing medicines. We’ll say medicine because it is used to allay something called idiopathic ennui, a condition that affects most humans and, apparently, other animals.  Getting … Continue reading

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The Botany of Desire


One Book, One Campus selection Continue reading

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