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    Brad Pitt Slams War on Drugs

    US actor Brad Pitt arrives for the screening of "Killing them Softly" presented in competition at the 65th Cannes film festival on May 22, 2012 in Cannes.  AFP PHOTO / ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT        (Photo credit should read ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/GettyImages)

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    Could this be Brangelina’s newest cause? At a screening of the new documentary on drug addiction The House I Live In, Brad Pitt—who recently signed on as the film’s executive producer—called America’s “war on drugs” a failure and a “charade.”  "It’s such bad strategy. It makes no sense. It perpetuates itself,” Pitt said. “You make a bust, you drive up profit ... we have to rethink this policy and we have to rethink it now.”

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