Cosmic Engagement Officer | David Bronner

Field Tripping

Dec 2020

40 min 22 sec

David Bronner is the Cosmic Engagement Officer (CEO) of ‘Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps’ and a massive advocate for psychedelics – as both an activist and donor. David joins Ronan to share how using medicine with intention helped change his perspective – and why psychedelics for the masses is his ultimate goal. Then we talk about family legacy, generational trauma, origins into light and love, and how to build a better world. Plus, how to follow ‘cosmic principles’. Finally, David shares stories of his most impactful trips – including ‘ReFoamation’.Show Notes:David details his own profound experiences with psychedelics and his family’s origin story of ‘Dr. Bronners’ Soap Company ()David discusses his exposure to cannabis and how it was his first time reconciling with the war on drugs ()David talks about his personal growth using psychedelics’ as a young adult ()David reveals how faith traditions have helped him tap into the divine – and using medicines with intention ()What does it mean to be a ‘Cosmic Engagement Officer’ ()Ibogaine experience and images of his father, grandfather, and his childhood home ()David talks about his support for Tom and Sheri Eckhart and Measure 109 in Oregon to bring safe and well-structured access for psychedelic healing with professional standards and safety programs ()Addiction is not a crime – it’s a health problem with underlying trauma. Jail will not help someone sort out their lives ()What it means to ‘spiritually by-pass’ ()David shares his hopes for Washington State: beyond decriminalization and toward legal safe supply – but it’s a complicated issue. Other advocated groups and strategies are discussed. ()David discusses his essay ‘Death & Life’ and creating the ‘ReFoamation’ experience at Burning Man 10 years ago ()

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