South Korea legalizes medical marijuana, a medical psilocybin initiative is planned for Oregon 2020 ballot, MDMA clinical trials are now open for enrollment at five sites in the U.S., a new danger with kratom, and more in this week’s update.
Not satisfied by my ability to practice and pray as a white, western woman living in a Cosmopolitan city, I began to ask female spiritual leaders what it means to be a Muslim woman today. One was my Sufi master, Sheikha Fariha al-Jerrahi, the case-perfect example of a woman who defies both the Islamophobes of the western media and the misogynist Imam's of the pulpits.
Portable Po-Mo. Disposable Derrida. Foucault-To-Go. How 365 neatly-numbered, digestible action statements can heal the fractured post-modern self.