May 12, 2020
Dennis McKenna is an ethnobotanist and brother of famed psychedelic proponent, Terrence McKenna. In this conversation, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, McKenna shares some insights into what it would look like for humanity to “take our medicine” from this gentle lesson from Earth. We discuss some of the catastrophic risks associated with our current civilization and inquire about how we might marry ancestral and indigenous wisdom to modern science and technology. If we do not up level our wisdom to match our innovation, we may not have long on this planet.