Former Prosecutor on the War on Drugs and #BlackLivesMatter

War on Drugs

LEAPToday on The Russ Belville Show’s Cops Say Legalize Drugs segment, I spoke with Teresa Smallwood, a former prosecutor and defense attorney in North Carolina, and an ordained Baptist minister. We covered the intersection of the War on Drugs and and the Black Lives Matter, how she found the drug war to be a “revolving door”, and how we’re bring clergy, especially the black church, around in the fight to end adult marijuana prohibition.

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Russ Belville - or "Radical" Russ, as he is known on-air - hosts The Marijuana Agenda, a live news and talk radio program for the cannabis community, weekdays at 3pm Pacific on  The show is based in Portland, Oregon, but "Radical" Russ has traveled over 300,000 air miles in the past five years, bringing his show to report live from hundreds of cannabis conferences, marijuana expos, hemp festivals, and legalization events in over 70 North American cities.