Stories by Valerie Vande Panne

Valerie Vande Panne is an independent journalist whose work has appeared in the Boston Globe Sunday Magazine, Columbia Journalism Review, The Guardian, Politico, and many other publications. subscribe to Valerie Vande Panne's feed

Posted on: Aug 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Hour by hour, time banking is creating healthier communities.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Move over, psychedelics; VR is coming to a clinic near you.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2017, Source: In These Times

Over decades of poverty, Detroiters have fostered a resilient informal economy based on trust.

Posted on: Jun 16, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The psychedelic South American concoction is exciting the interest of medical researchers, even as debate over set and setting continues.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Cutting edge researchers are leading the way toward acceptance of the healing properties of psychedelics.

Posted on: May 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

High in the Andes and just around the corner from the La Paz witches' market, there's an exhibit for the ages.