Brad Pitt Slams War on Drugs

Hollywood actor Brad Pitt has denounced America’s controversial war on drugs, branding it a failure and a charade.

The Fight Club star, who is an executive producer of new documentary The House I Live In, about US officials’ long-running battle to stamp out the drugs trade, has written a scathing essay about the way the issue has been handled.

In the article, published by Britain’s The Observer, he insists illegal substances are still “laughably easy” to buy on the streets and suggests efforts to end the trade in illegal narcotics are a waste of money.

– Read the entire article in 3 News New Zealand.