Oakland has started something cosmic.
Of course Decriminalize Nature — the focused pioneers who brought us the resolution to decriminalize psilocybin, ayahuasca, mescaline and ibogaine — was standing on the backs of Denver and Oregon, governments that have made the decriminalizaton of psychedelic drugs seem a scaleable project. But they’re the ones taking calls from Americans who, too, want psychedelic legislation.
- As of this week, people in 55 cities have contacted the organization, which has devised a tiered system for ranking interest. San Diego and Boston follow Bay Area and Colorado cities. On the next level are Los Angeles, Eugene, Santa Cruz, Detroit, Chicago, Philadelphia and New York City are in the fourth tier. Baltimore and the Hawaiian islands citizens have also reached out.
- The City of Berkeley was scheduled to meet with Decriminalize Nature this week.