When societies lose their initiation practices, new ones emerge, for rites of passage are hardwired in the human psychological formula.
song, "Eighties" was a standard at high-school
dances for the latter half of that decade. The band wrote about the end of capitalism and the world as we know it, and the members were magicians who conferred with the spirits. Now they rock harder, heavier, and
more beautifully than ever.
An Interdimensional Traveler must have a moral purpose, and must be aware of all the shrinking rays
that press upon us. The price of freedom for the Traveler is
eternal vigilance about the sticky enchantments that would like to bind us to
the Babylon Matrix and turn us into hordes of automatons
and hungry ghosts.
The actual lesson provided by hallucinogens seems relatively
simple: let go. Hey
look, the walls are bleeding. Let go. I'm fifty and my life is a wreck. Let go.
That hawk headed God has giant tits and it's starting to unnerve me. Let go. If
you hold on, it can become a demon, and if you let go, it becomes bliss.
Dr. Cook and Jackee speak about the coronavirus, telemedicine, transcending adversity, and building the determination to walk your own path.
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As the founder of the Drug Policy Alliance, Ethan Nadelmann has been leading the crusade against the drug war and its absurd policies for over two decades. A vivacious intellectual, his passion for the subject spans further back to his impressive academic career. From McGill to Harvard to Princeton University, his background in international relations […]