Richard Branson Calls War On Drugs ‘greatest failure of global policy in the last 40 years’


Head of

Group, Richard Branson,

together with the Global Commission on Drug Policy,

released a new study

proving the failure

of the war on drugs has far reaching negative consequences,

including the spread of HIV.

“The report condemns the drug war

as a failure

and recommends immediate,

major reforms of the global drug prohibition regime

to halt the spread of HIV infection

and other drug war harms,”

read the GCDP  press release written by six former presidents and other world leaders.


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