Mar 10, 2012

Drug War Debate: US agrees to discuss drug legalization at regional summit

Hum? How will this be a discussion if the U.S. will only state its opposition to drug legalization and not listen to another point of view?

Colombia Reports: "The United States will discuss drug legalization in a multilateral setting for the first time at the upcoming Summit of the Americas in Colombia, reported newspaper El Tiempo Friday.

Despite their decision to join talks, there is no indication the U.S. position firmly against legalization has changed. "We are ready to discuss the issue to express our opinion on why it is not the way to address the problem," said Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs Mike Hammer." read more

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