Psilocybin is the future of mental health, and Iowa failed to become a leader.

Instead of demonstrating a nuanced understanding of the mental health landscape, Iowa lawmakers chose to maintain Drug War–era criminalization of “psychedelic” compounds, which is policy deeply rooted in the federal government’s fear of the Hippie Movement many decades ago. At a Public Safety subcommittee hearing on March 3, Iowa lawmakers unanimously rejected a bill to remove psilocybin and psilocin, the […]