The US House's Lantos Human Rights Commission examined the murderous war against the poor being waged by Philippine police and military under its current president, Rodrigo Duterte, under the guise of a war on drugs. We hear from Ellecer Carlos with the Philippine NGO iDEFEND, Matthew Wells with Amnesty International, and Phelim Kine with Human Rights Watch.
Wed - Trump is from another world
Wed - President Obama, in Chicago calls for end of drug war madness
Fri - Pres Obama pardons 46 drug prisoners, Chris Christie "just says no!"
Wed - President Obama speaks to NAACP on failure of drug war
Tue - President Obama decries war on drugs at El Reno Federal Penitentiary
Mon - President Clinton admits his guilt and Pres Obama admits failure of the drug war
Texas House on legal cannabis, Clinton and Christie on weed, Tenn fears meth oil, Ann Lee a force to be reckoned with, Obama on weed in Jamaica, Patients out of Time Conference on Cannabis
Fri - President Obama in Jamaica: "big marijuana a threat to Jamaica"
Wed - President Obama in Jamaica: "we must reform criminal justice system"
Mon - Pres Obama in Jamaica talking about marijuana
Tue - Pres Obama interviews David Simon of "the Wire" re drug war
Thu - Pres Jimmy Carter calls for legal weed + DTN promo of our new TV show: Unvarnished Truth
Thu - Guatamalan Pres Molina's speech to the UN: "problems of drug war ever greater"
Wed - Mex Pres Felipe Calderon address to the UN - "drug war gives unlimited ability to corrupt"
Vicente Fox, former Pres of Mexico, "prohibition does not work" + Pete Guither publisher of Drug War Rant
Fri - Former Pres of Mexico - Vicente Fox: "Belief in drug war is the problem!"
Thu - Vicente Fox, former Pres of Mexico answers DTN questions
Wed - President Obama answers YouTube question about legalizing drugs