The so-called "cocaine hippos" of South America are in the news again. Let's be clear: These are not coke-snorting mammals. Several were imported from Africa to Colombia by Pablo Escobar in the '80s and now as many as 100 are inhabiting the country's waterways.
New York's Mount Sinai Hospital has been quietly conducting MDMA research in association with MAPS for the last several years. Now, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has launched the Center for Psychedelic Psychotherapy and Trauma Research.
President Trump continues to bark about his challenger Joe Biden's mental improvement during debates, demanding that Biden take a drug test before or after the first presidential debate on September 29.
"Psilocybin therapy" is the new buzz term in drug-policy reform. Ann Arbor just decriminalized entheogenic plants and Oregon and Washington, DC have magic mushrooms measures on the November ballot.
U.S. infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci concurs with our article from March: Daily intake of vitamins C and D is recommended to ward off Covid-19.