Brian Normand

Brian Normand

Brian Normand is CoFounder, lead designer, and webmaster of Psymposia. He's a greenthumb, social entrepreneur & occasional trouble maker, focused on changing minds and creating spaces to teach people about plants and drugs.

Cosmo Feilding Mellen: Interview with a Sunshine Maker

1960's. Two men. One goal. Turn the world on to LSD.

Will drug policy reform be Trumped? We asked the reform community to chime in.

It’s hard to imagine Trump & Sessions stuffing the toothpaste back in the tube, but remember drug prohibition is a lucrative business.

We talked to Duncan Trussell about Trump, Ram Dass, Clinton, MLK, & Microdosing

When the moon is full, secret repositories fill with liquid LSD which drips out of the silver proboscis of a golden butterfly bee sculpture. Each drop contains approx. 20 micrograms, which I ingest in the morning with my coffee.

Union of Opposites: Trump Selects War Cabinet, Psychedelics Make Mainstream Waves

"We cannot imagine events that are connected non-causally and are capable of a non-causal explanation. But that does not mean that such events do not exist." Carl Jung

The Psychedelic Community Needs More Diversity. Let’s Talk About That

Any system without balanced diversity is subject to collapse and failure. In the current sociopolitical landscape, conversations that simultaneously call for diversity and push the collective bubbles of our social media echo-chambers are more important than ever.

Vigilante Psychopharmacology: Treating OCD with Psilocybin Mushrooms

An interview with comedian Adam Strauss. "With psychedelics, for the first time, I saw that I wasn't in control, and therefore, I had nothing to lose by letting go. And that changed everything."