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Sting Says End the Drug War

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Our friends at the Drug Policy Alliance have persuaded A-list rockstar Sting to join the drug policy reform movement. I'm not exactly gonna leap out of my seat every time a celebrity says the drug war sucks, but Sting is a big name and it was fun getting a mass email from him today telling me lots of things I agree with.

Hopefully we'll be seeing some more press on this, or better yet a wave of rockstars joining the cause and rocking out for justice. And can we please do one of those PSA-type ads where like 8 famous people take turns looking concerned and saying why some issue is important, except this time the issue is legalizing marijuana in California and the famous people are all super famous and not just cast members from various shows on whatever network you're watching?

If we can get Bono and Bill Clinton, we'll win with leaflets left over.
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Ya know, I think California

Ya know, I think California is really going to do it this year! Imagine a final push California TV spot this year with Sting, Willie and Snoop, among others coming out for legalization! It could be bigger than "We are the World" with something that overwhelms the opposition who is unprepared to deal with popular figures.

The thing about the DPA,

as I told Sting in a reply to his e-mail which he'll probably never read, is that they support only the legalization of marijuana and mandatory treatment for the rest of us. I, for one, believe that my life and the lives of others like me are every bit as precious as the lives of pot smokers. Which is why I don't support the DPA.

Harbin Hot Springs

Harbin Hot Springs is a narcking station disguised as a church. It may also house prisoners of the drug war.... I was flipped by the new age sting a month back. It hurt, but I did walk free, just barely.

Please pass it on.

A Green

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