Interview with Mitchel Gomez, Executive Director of Dancesafe, on the opioid crisis, the drug war, de-stigmatizing drug use and Dancesafe’s latest projects.
In the literature on South American indigenous and mestizo curanderismo, particularly in relation to ayahuasca, I found that harmful attacks by malevolent practitioners using invisible “darts” are widely reported. Perhaps as many as 50 percent of illnesses are said to be caused by such sorcery.
Cardi B was born with a grand cross in the cardinal signs — Aries, Cancer, Libra and Capricorn. Cardinal signs are considered ‘instigating,’ the ones that commence the seasons in many regions of the world. And given Cardi’s aggressive, IDGAF musical style, instigating sounds pretty appropriate.