As more cities decriminalize or legalize psilocybin, Black people are claiming space in the wider psychedelic movement and the outdoors.
Worshippers at Oakland’s Zide Door Church of Entheogenic Plants take magic mushrooms to have a “direct experience with God.”
“It was all in front of the children, and it frightened them,” said a librarian at the public library that hosted the Pride event.
The group apparently thought it would be a good idea to go annoy people in Oakland.
But some former Panthers are worried about erasing their history and worsening gentrification.
The idea of simply giving people the money they need, to spend how they want, seems to be a popular one during the pandemic.
After nearly two-dozen attacks on Asian Americans in the Bay Area over the last two months, elderly residents are desperate to find some sense of safety while going about their daily lives.
“We had people reach out to us from everywhere, from Portugal and London and the Philippines and Japan.”
Oakland police marched into the Zide Door Church of Entheogenic Plants, seized its stash, and called in firefighters to bust open the safes, according to photos and videos posted to Instagram.
"Operation Legend" is freaking out mayors and governors, who worry Trump’s “secret police” might run amok like they have in Portland.
The suspected homicide in Oakland was originally framed as evidence of escalating lawlessness in conjunction with the widespread protests.
Members of a historically-militant union are demanding sanitary conditions while working ports that serve as major shipping arteries.