'Weed consumption is a human rights issue' [Luke Flanagan @ WorldsApartRT

Perhaps no war has failed quite as spectacularly as the War on Drugs. Trillions have been spent around the world, millions arrested, and yet drugs have never been cheaper or more accessible than they are now. Is prohibition still a valid strategy for dealing with cannabis, one of the world's favorite illicit pleasures? Can decriminalization of pot help end austerity? To hash over these issues, Oksana is joined by Luke 'Ming' Flanagan, an Irish MP and cannabis legalization advocate. Watch other episodes: http://www.youtube.com/user/WorldsApartRT/videos Follow Oksana Boyko on Twitter http://twitter.com/OksanaBoyko_RT RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air Subscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RussiaToday Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on Google+ http://plus.google.com/+RT RT (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios. RT is the first news channel to break the 1 billion YouTube views benchmark.

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