Drugs

The Nature of Ayahuasca

The Nature of Ayahuasca

2019, Drugs

A tropical vine found in the Amazon, Ayahuasca has long been both celebrated and stigmatized. When transformed into drinking form, the vine is reputed to offer potent healing and psychedelic potential. Once regarded as a niche form of holistic...

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Kentucky Ayahuasca

Kentucky Ayahuasca

2018, Drugs

Steve Hupp hasn't exactly led a charmed life. He's a high school dropout and a convicted bank robber. He's also a noted shaman who many people look to for guidance as they fight to ease the lasting effects of trauma in their lives. Hupp is part of a...

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LSD is Back

LSD is Back

2019, Drugs

Many people associate LSD with the era of long hair, tie-dye shirts and bell bottomed pants. But this popular hallucinogenic drug never really went away. In fact, it's currently undergoing a bit of a resurgence as a medicinal self-help tool. Produced...

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Festival Drugs: Meet the Dealers

Festival Drugs: Meet the Dealers

2019, Drugs

A three-part investigative documentary produced by BBC Three, Festival Drugs: Meet the Dealers goes undercover to infiltrate the criminal organizations that routinely prey upon young festival goers. In the early moments of the first segment, The Party...

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Addicted: America's Opioid Crisis

Addicted: America's Opioid Crisis

2019, Drugs

It begins with the children. Haunted by abandonment and other horrors they are far too young to fully process, they testify to the toll their parent's addiction has taken on them. These opening moments of the BBC Three documentary Addicted: America's...

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DMT: A Lost History

DMT: A Lost History

2015, Drugs

Dimethyltryptamine, or DMT, can be found in many plants and animal species, but its effects are said to be as rare and powerful as the divine. When ingested, this molecule can induce a profound psychedelic experience filled with mystical...

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The Rise of Fentanyl

The Rise of Fentanyl

2018, Drugs

Opioid abuse has become the leading cause of death among Americans under 50. The bloodline of this epidemic has spread to regions all across the country, but Interstate 95 serves as its main artery. Stretching from Florida to Maine, the Interstate is...

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Hometown

Hometown

2018, Drugs

Salem, New Hampshire appears idyllic from the outside. Beautiful fall colors blanket the landscape, and the town resembles a picture-perfect snapshot of suburban bliss. But this fa├žade masks a trauma that festers in plain sight. The searing...

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Sweet, Sweet Codeine

Sweet, Sweet Codeine

2018, Drugs

Nigeria is currently engaged in a crisis of addiction. The source of their woes might come as a surprise to many. Codeine fueled cough syrup is the street drug of choice, and its popularity has resulted in high rates of crime, a staggering number of...

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One Nation, Overdosed

One Nation, Overdosed

2017, Drugs

In Harrison Township, Ohio, the community is bonded by death. Everyone seems to know someone who has perished from a drug overdose. Entire families have suffered extermination by addiction. The bodies housed in the local morgue overwhelmingly...

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Cannabis: A Lost History

Cannabis: A Lost History

2018, Drugs

With the ongoing debates regarding its legalization in the United States, cannabis remains a relevant topic of interest in our modern times. This relevance is by no means a new phenomenon. As illustrated in the enlightening documentary "Cannabis: The...

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