Psychedelic Conversations: SB519
What happened to SB519? Reggie Harris and Monica Cadena interviewed David Bronner, Ben Unger, and Ismail Ali about the rise and fall of CA's plant medicine decrim bill.
Remember when plant medicine was only murmured about in the underground? Politicians never spent time or energy discussing psychedelics; if they did, it was always in the context of psychosis, addiction, or prosecution — talking points lifted from Reagan's Drug War echo chamber.
Now, we hear about plant policy almost daily. Oakland decriminalized psyche…