NARCO-POLITIK: ‘The Cannabis Conspiracy’, The Police State Marches On

Source – wakingtimes.com “…According to the recently released Uniform Crime Report police arrested 545,602 people for cannabis related crimes in 2019. That arrest rate is 9% higher than the 495,871 people arrested for violent crimes the same year. As Forbes points out, cops aren’t arresting cannabis kingpins with thousands of pounds of pot, they like to…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘Salt of the Earth’, Ayahuasca & The Astral Body – By Nowick Gray

Source – newagora.ca “…Ayahuasca is no mere joyride, for kicks. The medicine allows you to experience, with more intensity of feeling and awareness, both your weaknesses and limits, and your core strength and integrity….Putting all my planning charts and self-evaluations aside, I can say it was a path of connection to source nurturing energy. What…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘The Third Eye’, Cannabis & The Pineal Gland

Source  – wakingtimes.com – “…This mind-light from the forehead is also identical with the 3rd Eye of Shiva, which when opened in the individual burns away the concept of ego-bound consciousness, and when opened collectively has the potential to burn away the ties and fetters of the Old World Order” Cannabis & The Pineal Gland:…

MEDICINE WHEEL: United Nations Officially Recognizes Cannabis as Medicine in Historic Vote

Source – wakingtimes.com “…For thousands of years, the plant has been used across the globe therapeutically – dating back as far as ancient Egypt and ancient Greece….In recent years, demand for medical marijuana products has exploded as consumers clamor for products containing cannabis derivatives like cannabidiol or CBD” UNITED NATIONS OFFICIALLY RECOGNIZES CANNABIS AS MEDICINE…

HIGH SOCIETY: It’s Time To Admit, Drugs Won The War On Drugs

Source – aier.org “…Ideally, we can expect a “peace dividend” from a scaled-back drug war that frees up resources for uses other than policing and incarceration.  There is also some evidence that legalizing marijuana sales leads to higher home values….at the very least it suggests that pot legalization hasn’t exactly created drug-addled, post-apocalyptic hellscapes” It’s…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘Microdosing’, An Overview – By Dr. Andrew Weil

Source – drweil.com “…Another study, from the Netherlands, also published in August 2018, concluded that microdoses of psilocybin don’t affect abstract reasoning or the ability to solve problems and think rationally. But it did show improvements in the types of thinking regarded as the underpinnings of creativity, including mental flexibility and the ability to focus…

COSMIC COWBOY: Mystery School in Hyperspace, Who are the DMT Entities? – By Graham St. John (Archive)

Source – themindunleashed.org – “…Playful, prankish and/or ornery “Machine Elves” (or “gnomes” and “tykes” as McKenna puts it) who often focus on joking or helping to clean the individual. Anthropomorphic beings (who appear to be “extra terrestrial” or “ultra-dimensional” teachers or guardians) including reptiles, bees, spiders, cacti, mantises, arachnids, robots, jellyfish, octopods, and…. clowns” Mystery…

HIGH SOCIETY: Atheists Found ‘God’ or ‘Ultimate Reality’ After Taking Psychedelic Drugs (Flashback)

Source – inverse.com – “…Through anonymous online surveys, 3,476 people reported supernatural encounters that they had while on psilocybin (magic mushrooms), LSD, ayahuasca, or DMT…Forty-eight percent of people who had a mystical experience on DMT said they witnessed “Ultimate Reality,” compared to only 16 percent who chose to identify the subject of their encounter as…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘How To Change Your Mind’, A Mind-Bending Perspective On Psychedelic’s

Source – leavingbabylon – “…Psychedelics at one time caused a moral panic in America….I believe that if conservatives dared to venture into the psychedelic world, they could positively affect its cultural context, as well as add invaluable insights and language not linked to the left counterculture” Pollan’s psychedelic adventure One of the recent books that…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘Outside Looking In’, Down the Rabbit Hole with Timothy Leary (Flashback)

Source – counterpunch.org – “…Boyle’s work takes place inside Leary’s group of psychedelic pioneers. The story takes us from their assembly at Harvard to his retreat in Mexico and finally to the Hitchcock Estate in Millbrook, NY…Leary stood in the middle of the bridge between the US culture of the past and the new one…

TERRA NUOVA: ‘New Tarot’, The Secret Doctrine That Launched The Counter-Culture

Source – newdawnmagazine.com – “…The First Human Be-In…Many people contributed to the creation of this grand event…30,000 people came to the Be-In in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. The Be-In was designed with no particular stars of the show, the speakers all limited to three minutes each. There were bands, but none were promoted. It…

HIGH SOCIETY: Study Finds That Treatment for Cannabis Use Disorder is… Cannabis

Source – thegrowthop.com – “…An oral spray derived from the cannabis plant containing a 1:1 ratio of cannabinoids THC (the psychoactive, intoxicating component of cannabis) and CBD (a psychoactive but non-intoxicating component) — assisted in reducing the number of days patient with cannabis dependence consumed the drug by approximately 40 per cent compared to those…

MEDICINE WHEEL: Researchers Say Cannabis Based Drug May Provide Resistance to SARS-CoV-2

Source – naturalblaze.com – “…If their findings are correct, researchers say that cannabis works in a similar way to nicotine. In a study out of the Institut Pasteur in France, researchers led by Jean-Pierre Changeux, a neurobiologist at the university, found the potential of nicotine patches in preventing infections from SARS-CoV-2. The French study assumes that…

MIND GAMES: ‘The Spirit Molecule’, Consciousness & Freedom Over Darkness & Control – By Graham Hancock (Archive)

Source – wordporn.com – “…Our society is absolutely designed to shut down 90% of the potential of the human creature…what it comes down to is special interests, that there are those who run things in society and that there are those who are there to kind of serve them…our society has created is a realm…

HIGH SOCIETY: Ram Dass On Intellect, Psychedelics, Love & Surrendering to the Imagination

Source – elephantjournal.com – “…The soul wants to meld with the One. The One is love, light; the One is peace, compassion. The soul wants to meld with that. The reason we are addicted to power is because of separateness—separate nations, separate states, separate religions, and separate people. When you are separate the whole universe…

HIGH SOCIETY: Psychedelics are Illegal Not Because They are Dangerous to You, But Because They are Dangerous to the System of Control That is Enslaving You

Source  – grahamhancock.com – “…We are living in a world where nuclear bombs are legal and plants are not. And this insanity we call civilization. As I imagine civilized society, it would be a place for cultivation of consciousness, prosperity and peace – exactly opposite to what we see today” “Psychedelics are illegal not because…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘Purple Haze’, LSD, Magic Mushrooms – ‘Winning The War WITH Drugs’

Source – marinecorpstimes.com – “…Like most hallucinogens, LSD mimics the effects of serotonin (a mood regulator),” the author says, and activates enhanced mental acuity in the areas of learning and memory…With microdoses of psychedelic drugs, meanwhile, military personnel can potentially “connect seemingly unconnected pieces of information and create revolutionary new solutions” SM: …The hope hear…

HIGH SOCIETY: Israeli Researcher Says Moses Was High On Psychedelics When He Spoke To God

Source – themindunleashed.com – “…In advanced forms of ayahuasca inebriation. the seeing of light is accompanied by profound religious and spiritual feelings,” Shannon says…Encountering the divine is one of the most powerful experiences associated with high-level Ayahuasca inebriation,” Shannon told the Guardian” Israeli Researcher Says Moses Was High On Psychedelics When He Spoke To God…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘Splendor in the Grass’, Harvard Study Indicates Smoking Cannabis Actually Improves Brain Function – By Amanda Froelich (Archive)

Source – trueactivist.com – “…Preliminary investigations by medical researchers from McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Tufts University indicate that pot actually improves cognitive performance…The first benefit reported is that medical marijuana led to patients excelling at brainteasers with enhanced speed and accuracy”: Harvard Study – Smoking Cannabis Actually Improves Brain Function – By Amanda…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘The Altered Statesman’, Terence McKenna’s Last Trip

Source – wired.com – “…McKenna is the most loved psychedelic barnstormer since Timothy Leary, the self-appointed guru of LSD who died in 1996 amid a flurry of digital hype about online euthanasia and his plans – which he scrapped – to undergo cryonic preservation. Like McKenna, Leary was an intellectual entertainer, a carny barker hawking…

HIGH SOCIETY: A Single Dose of 5-MeO-DMT Produces Rapid & Persistent Improvements in Life Satisfaction & Psychopathological Symptoms

Source – psypost.org – “…Researchers found that subjective ratings of life satisfaction, depression, anxiety, and mindfulness improved on the day after the session, and this effect persisted for four weeks. The findings are in line with a previous survey of 362 adults, which found that approximately 80& of respondents reported improvements in anxiety and depression…

HIGH SOCIETY: Cannabis Wisdom and the Resilient Human (Part I) – By Susan Boskey

Source – naturalblaze.com – “…Many of us know intuitively that something is not right in today’s supposed ‘best economy’ as we witness first hand, increased levels of stress, anxiety, emotional violence, addiction, insomnia, depression, chronic illness and suicide…much less is broadcast is the fact of how cannabis as an elixir for the mind and soul…

HIGH SOCIETY: Are ‘Microdosers’ of LSD & Magic Mushrooms More Creative? (Archive)

Source – theconversation.com  – ‘…Microdosers scored higher on measures of wisdom, open-mindedness and creativity. Microdosers also scored lower on measures of dysfunctional attitudes and negative emotionality, which is very promising. Subtle changes, not hallucinations” ‘Microdosers’ of LSD & Magic Mushrooms are Wiser & More Creative – Thomas Anderson & Rotem Petranker  We just ran the…

HIGH SOCIETY: How Mushrooms Can Save the World – By Kenneth Miller

Source – discovermagazine.com – “…Crusading mycologist Paul Stamets says mushrooms are potential miracle workers, capable of cleaning up oil spills and radioactive contamination, filtering bacteria-tainted wastewater, speeding reforestation of clear-cut woodlands, boosting agricultural yields, controlling insect pests and treating ailments ranging from cancer and bird flu to diabetes and dementia” How Mushrooms Can Save the…

COSMIC COWBOY: ‘Further’, Ken Kesey’s Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test

Source – theguardian.com – “…When we first broke into that forbidden box in the other dimension, we knew we had discovered something as surprising and powerful as the New World when Columbus came stumbling onto it – Ken Kesey” How Ken Kesey’s LSD-fuelled bus trip created the psychedelic 60s – By Edward Helmore Long-lost footage…

HIGH SOCIETY: New Research Finds No Link Between Psychedelics And Mental Health Problems, But Confirms The Opposite (Flashback)

Source  – themindunleashed.org – “…Scientists studied data on almost 200,000 respondents and found that the use of classic psychedelic drugs was actually linked to reduced psychological distress and lower rates of suicidality. Thus, the results of the study suggest that psychedelic drugs could be used as a treatment for suicide prevention” New Research Finds No…

NARCO-POLITIK: ‘Enemies List’, Richard Nixon’s ‘Drug War’ Against Afro-American’s, Peacenik’s & Hippies (Flashback)

Source – hightimes.com – ‘…John Ehrlichman told Harper’s Magazine: “The Nixon campaign in 1968, and the Nixon White House after that, had two enemies: the antiwar left and black people…Tricky Dick noticed that wherever hippies gathered, pot clouds tended to follow. He reasoned that if he kept cannabis criminalized, he could criminalize the left. And…

MEDICINE WHEEL: ‘THC vs CBD’, Which Marijuana Compounds is Most Beneficial? – By Rachael Rettner

Source – https://www.veteranstoday.com/2019/03/02/thc-vs-cbd-which-is-more-beneficial/ – “…Despite the conventional wisdom… that only CBD has medical benefits while THC merely makes one high, our results suggest that THC may be more important than CBD in generating therapeutic benefits,” study co-author Jacob Miguel Vigil, associate professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of New Mexico (UNM), said…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘The Spirit Molecule’, The First Ayahuasca Retreat Opens In Washington State (Flashback)

Source – new-paradigm.ws – “…DMT, also known as the spirit molecule… Some say it is the root chemical catalyst for consciousness. The experience is said to be like experiencing time dilation; wherein the user experiences prolonged moments, even lifetimes, in the days of imagination”: Psychedelic DMT experience now legal in US; first ayahuasca retreat opens in Washington…

MEDICINE WHEEL: Psychedelics Shown to Heal Damaged Brain Cells from Depression

Source – wakingtimes.com – “…People have long assumed that psychedelics are capable of altering neuronal structure, but this is the first study that clearly and unambiguously supports that hypothesis” Psychedelics Shown to Heal Damaged Brain Cells from Depression – By Heather Callaghan Research in recent years has shown that psychedelics like LSD, magic mushrooms, MDMA and DMT from ayahuasca can help…

HIGH SOCIETY: Getting High with the Most High: Drugs in the Bible – By Danny Nemu

Source – ancient-origins.net “…The Israelite version adds to Pharaoh’s mix Kaneh-Bosm. Its identity has been lost, but several linguists and scriptural scholars have convincingly linked it to its near-namesake Cannabis. Cannabis also inhibits cytochrome enzymes, and it was used by every tribe that bordered the Israelite kingdom. Getting High with the Most High: Drugs in…

HIGH SOCIETY: Oregon Becomes The First State To Decriminalize Cocaine, Meth, Ecstasy, Heroin and More

Source – stuartjeannebramhall.com – “…Thanks to decriminalizing illegal drugs in 2001, Portugal now has one of the lowest instances of drug related deaths in Europe”: Oregon Becomes The First State To Decriminalize Cocaine, Meth, Ecstasy, Heroin and More Right here lies another perfect and amazing example of how we can actively create the type of…

HIGH SOCIETY: Trouble for Big Pharma as Nearly 50% of People Report Quitting Pills for CBD

Source – awarenessjunkie.com – “…Cannabis, in general – not just CBD — poses a major threat to a variety of industries, namely Big Pharma. One analysis has found that the pharmaceutical industry could lose as much as in profits as cannabis continues to be legalized”: Trouble for Big Pharma as Nearly 50% of People Report Quitting Pills for…

HIGH SOCIETY: ‘The Hemp Deception’, America’s Stolen Future (Archive)

Source – thelastamericanvagabond.com – “…Hemp in itself is an altogether different animal than marijuana with many different, and extremely beneficial uses to society…The two being lumped together allowed specific men in power to profit on the country’s slow decline into fossil fuel dependence, and the desired wars that follow, fortifying the need for the military…

HIGH SOCIETY: Cannabis Prevents Brain Aging – By Marco Torres

Source – naturalblaze.com – “…With increasing age, the quantity of the cannabinoids naturally formed in the brain reduces,” says Prof. Zimmer. “When the activity of the cannabinoid system declines, we find rapid aging in the brain”: Cannabis Prevents Brain Aging – By Marco Torres Memory performance decreases with increasing age. Cannabis can reverse these aging…