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The (Re)colonization of Psychedelic Medicine

Capitalists want to own the psychedelic movement. We can’t let them.

Spread in May 13, 1957 issue of Life Magazine

In the May 13, 1957 issue of Life Magazine, nestled between a pastel ad for the Ford Fairlight and a feature about the actor who played the Cowardly Lion in The Wizard of Oz, lies an infamous piece of psychedelic history. It is an article penned by J.P. Morgan vice president and amateur ethnomycologist R. Gordon Wasson…

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Emily Pothast

Emily Pothast

Artist and historian. PhD student researching religion, material culture, media, and politics. Bylines at The Wire Magazine, Art in America + more.

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