Racism and the Discrimination Against Traditional Ayahuasqueros by Anthropology Users in Academia

Recently Chacruna, the online magazine focussing on ayahuasca, published an article called Racism and the discrimination against Cannabis by Ayahuasca Users in Brazil, which I felt was so misleading that it merited a rebuttal. I also argue that racism – which was so prevalent at the founding of anthropology – continues to be a great obstacle… Read more »

Nemu’s views on Hebrews in the news (about Jews and what they use)

Thanks Madison: The Jewish rapport with weed is long and varied, implicit yet ingrained. President Richard Nixon, father of the Drug War, was one of the first to explicitly call it out: “You know, it’s a funny thing, every one of the bastards that are out for legalizing marijuana is Jewish,” said Nixon. “What the… Read more »