Tonight, Russell Brand was a guest on BBC’s Newsnight, discussing the issue of drug addiction in the UK.
Joining Russell in talking about this issue were Chip Somers of Focus 12, Daily Mail journalist Peter Hitchens, and Conservative MP David Burrowes.
See also: Russell Brand urges move away from methadone clinics to treat addicts (Guardian).
Russell’s documentary “Russell Brand: From Addiction to Recovery” will air on BBC3 on August 16 at 9pm.
(You can expect clips or the entire program to be posted here as well.)Tags: abstinence, addiction, bbc, chip somers, drugs, focus 12, interview, news, newsnight, peter hitchens, politics, rehab, television, uk