Oregon Is Poised to Legalize Shrooms. All Drugs Could Be Next


This Vice article by Jon Walker discusses Portland’s imminent shroom legalization, and what it could mean for the legalization of other drugs. Find an excerpt below, then the full piece here:

“Why not Oregon? That's the question advocates are asking as they try to make the state the nexus of the next wave of drug policy reform in the United States. Two separate local campaigns are currently working to get what might be the two most far- reaching drug reforms in recent American history on the 2020 ballot. One centers on legalizing psychedelic "shroom" therapy; the other would decriminalize almost all drugs, period.”