by Thomas Riedlinger & Timothy Leary: THE NATIONS recent editorial, Jailhouse Crock (January 31, 1994), was only partly correct in observing that the United States doesn’t have a crime epidemic. It has an epidemic of imprisonment. For while true that the number of people in prison doubled from 1983 to 1992 while violent crime rose […]
Articles for Timothy Leary
Originally published in Ben Is Dead Magazine ”The Death Issue” 1994 by Howard Hallis: Death, being a subject that one can really only speculate on at best, is considered to be one of the great mysteries of life. It is the end for every existing creature on this planet, and neither king nor beggar is spared from its clutches.
TIMOTHY LEARY: I was fascinated when you said that when you were young you wanted to be an artist or a scientist. Later you said that both were manipulated by greater powers. What do you mean by that?