#TestIt Alert issued for Salt Lake City, UT

#TestIt Alert issued for Salt Lake City, UT
A clear capsule containing a white, crystalline substance sold as Molly/MDMA was sourced from West Valley, UT, but submitted from Salt Lake City. This sample tested as N-Ethylpentylone, a substituted cathinone. Little is known about N-Ethylpentylone and its effects, as its physiological and toxicological actions have not been characterized. Read more
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News Jun 27, 2018

#TestIt Alert issued for New York, NY & Ventura, CA

#TestIt Alert issued for New York, NY & Ventura, CA
A capsule containing a tan, crystalline substance sold as MDMA was sourced from Ventura, CA but submitted from New York, NY. This sample tested as Methylone, a synthetic cathinone. According to the EcstasyData.org, the Marquis reagent turned yellow, the Mecke reacted a yellow/orange color, and Mandelin turned orange. Read more
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News Jun 25, 2018

Reminder: It isn’t always about the drugs

Reminder: It isn’t always about the drugs
It is rare to encounter someone who has not been impacted in some way, shape, or form by music. It is an aspect of culture that connects people to one another and the ethereal realm beyond the tangible. Music has the ability to inspire, to invoke change and promote unity and acceptance. It is no mistake that music finds its way into most religions, ... Read more
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News Jun 21, 2018

#TestIt Alert issued for Boynton Beach, FL

#TestIt Alert issued for Boynton Beach, FL
A white colored ‘Watson’ pill sold as Percocet (Oxycodone and acetaminophen) was submitted from Boynton Beach, FL but tested as U-47700 (nicknamed “U4,” “pink,” or “pinky”), a highly potent synthetic opioid that is about 7.5 times the potency of morphine. Read more
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News Jun 18, 2018

2018 Marks the Inauguration of The Prometheus Award for Harm Reduction Activism

2018 Marks the Inauguration of The Prometheus Award for Harm Reduction Activism
By: Mitchell Gomez, Executive Director, DanceSafe 2018 Marks the Inauguration of The Prometheus Award for Harm Reduction Activism. Sponsored by DanceSafe, Erowid, The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, The Psychedelic Education and Continuing Care Program, Students for Sensible Drug Policy, and The Zendo Project, this award is given to ... Read more
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#WeLoveConsent Toolbox: Hooking Up with Integrity

#WeLoveConsent Toolbox: Hooking Up with Integrity
We’ve been exploring consent oriented intimacy and sexy time, which is a part of the idea of Hooking Up with Integrity. So, what does that mean? Hooking Up with Integrity is the process of integrating consent, respect, and intentional communication into your sexual experiences. Read more
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News Jun 8, 2018

Second #TestIt Alert This Week Issued for Chicago, IL

Second #TestIt Alert This Week Issued for Chicago, IL
An peach colored “Pink Bartok” tablet with was submitted from Chicago, IL. This sample was sold as Ecstasy/MDMA, but did not test as such. It was found to contain 3 (active) parts Methylsulfonylmethane (an organic sulfur-containing compound that is often take as a joint health supplement), 2 (active) parts caffeine, and 1 (active) part methamphetamine. Read more
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News Jun 7, 2018

#TestIt Alert Issued for Chicago, IL

#TestIt Alert Issued for Chicago, IL
An orange Donald Trump tablet with was submitted from Chicago, IL. This sample was sold as Ecstasy/MDMA, but did not test as such. It was found to contain 5 (active) parts Methylsulfonylmethane (an organic sulfur-containing compound that is often take as a joint health supplement), 2 (active) parts caffeine, and 1 (active) part methamphetamine. Read more
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News Jun 4, 2018

Redefining the Consent Conversation: Establishing Mutual Consent Rather Than ‘Getting’ Consent

Redefining the Consent Conversation: Establishing Mutual Consent Rather Than ‘Getting’ Consent
Often, we hear that we need to make sure we get consent from our partner(s). At DanceSafe, we’d like to challenge this sentiment and instead encourage our community to mutually establish consent. How are they different? Getting consent can imply that consent is a blanket statement and once you ‘get it’ you can have sex with someone and do what you want. Read more
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News May 21, 2018

Get Your Limited Edition Hempy Pins Before They’re Gone!

Get Your Limited Edition Hempy Pins Before They’re Gone!
Thank you so much for your desire to support DanceSafe! Chris Dyer’s Positive Creations generously allowed us to make this fundraiser pin using Hempy, one of his popular characters. You can buy the pin for $25 with $5 shipping below. Purchase your pins here! Once you click on the link, either log in to your paypal of click the ‘check out with ... Read more
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