The Safety First Approach to Teens and Drugs

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. I ONCE HEARD George Soros say that for a politician, drug policy reform is the “third rail.” Touch …

Drug Education and a Resilient (Re)action

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. Right here, right now, an auspicious opportunity for positive change in drug education exists. There are two reasons …

Unitarians Develop Cutting-edge Drug Education

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. For more information about the Unitarian Universalists for Drug Policy Reform, contact Charles Thomas at charlesthomas@uudpr.org, …

Laura Huxley’s Ultimate Investment

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. “Never give children a chance of imagining that anything exists in isolation. Make it plain from the very …

Dangerous Lessons: Urine Testing in Public Schools

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. The Court’s ruling turns logic on its head, giving the insides of students’ bodies less protection …

Letter from Rick Doblin, MAPS President – Autumn 2004

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. This MAPS Bulletin is the third in a series of themed issues edited by Jon Hanna and Sylvia Thyssen. The first …

Psychedelic Family Values

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. SINCE THE 1960s, most psychedelic users in industrialized societies have been introduced to mind-expanding substances …

Introduction from the Editor: Jon Hanna

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. I GREW UP during the final years of the Cold War. Being artistically inclined, and with a penchant for reading …

Introduction from the Editor: Sylvia Thyssen

Autumn 2004 Vol. 14, No. 2 Rites of Passage: Kids and Psychedelics Download this article. FOR A WEEK EACH MONTH, I am buffeted by emotional storms from the hormonal fluctuations that many young women experience. …