Brian Normand

Brian Normand

Brian Normand is a CoFounder of Psymposia, and advocates for applying digital media towards drug education and policy awareness. He's critical of the current medicalization of psychedelics, and of drug reform efforts that fail to recognize systemic human rights abuses in Mexico, Latin America, and around the world, by focusing only on consumers. Brian received a BS in Plant, Soil, and Insect Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Magna Cum Laude. Like any good gardener, he likes to pluck the weeds.

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