This Is Our Moment

We’ve been hearing this phrase a lot lately. This doesn’t happen that often, historically speaking. One of those moments, 51 years ago now, was when some 500,000 of us gathered on Yasgar’s farm for three days of peace and music. It’s tough to imagine what this world would be like today if it weren’t for that […]

Sridevi dies after cardiac arrest in Dubai, autopsy complete, body to be flown to India tomorrow: Updates

5.50 pm: 16 Vayathinile/Solva Sawan director Bharathiraaja introduced Sridevi to Hindi cinema and worked with her on some spectacular Tamil films. He shared, “We can bear some losses but not all. This is not just for me but for people of Tamil Nadu and of India, this is a huge loss. She ruled the industry […]

Spirit Molecules: Allies for Healing from Trauma

When the Spanish arrived in Mexico they suppressed not only the sacramental use of the mushroom, called Teonanacatl by the Nahua, meaning “Flesh of the Gods” but also ritual foods such as Amaranth, both of which were safeguarded by indigenous peoples for the future. By all accounts, use of Teonanacatl, alcohol and other mind-expanding ritual substances […]

ANDREW DOYLE: Now that BLM has gone mainstream our children are being brainwashed by a divisive new dogma that I fear will stoke, not heal, racial tensions

Take, for example, Channel 4’s recent documentary The School That Tried To End Racism, in which 11-year-old pupils were separated by race and asked to reflect on their ethnicity. Leaving aside the obvious trauma this caused to these impressionable young people – with one boy breaking down in tears and fleeing from the classroom – […]

Melissa Etheridge opens up on son Beckett’s death at 21 amid opioid addiction: ‘He’s not in pain anymore’

‘I’m not alone in this nation of families who have lost loved ones to opioid addiction,’ the singer-songwriter said on the show. ‘Unfortunately there’s way too many of us. This is an epidemic. We lose over 150,000 people a year to opioid addiction. One thing that helped me heal was starting the Etheridge Foundation.’