Alexander Shulgin obituary Pioneering designer of psychedelic drugs who became a hero of the counterculture, known as the 'godfather of ecstasy'...."argued passionately for the rights of the individual to explore and map the limits of human consciousness without government interference."
Alexander „Sasha“ Theodore Shulgin and his wife Ann Shulgin - Shulgin is the father of MDMA and wrote the book: PiHKAL - A Chemical Love Story. I first explored mescaline in the late '50s, Three-hundred-fifty to 400 milligrams. I learned there was a great deal inside me. — Alexander Shulgin, LA Times, 1995 ;-)