World Psychedelics Day 2023

Today is World Psychedelics Day (June 20th). This is a good time to talk more about the importance of the research, which has reinvigorated in recent years—in my opinion especially with psilocybin mushrooms. I’ll take this opportunity to recommend two books, which I’ve been enjoying. The first is Chris Letheby’s “Philosophy of Psychedelics,” which is a collection of enjoyable and th ... continue reading

Internet Users Bill of Rights Campaign

The Web We Want says “The Web enables everyone on the planet to participate in a free flow of knowledge, ideas, collaboration and creativity. And it must be nurtured and protected.” I agree. They’re campaigning for an Internet Users Bill of Rights to ensure it. The Guardian’s article references Tim Berners Lee’s notion of an online Magna Carta. ... continue reading