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Jesse Ventura On Russia, Legalizing Marijuana And The Trump Presidency

Jesse Ventura, former professional wrestler and governor of Minnesota, is getting a new commentary show called “The World According to Jesse” on RT America, a branch of Russian state television. He says he’ll be able to cover whatever topics he chooses without being censored.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson talks with Ventura (@GovJVentura) about Russia, why he’s an advocate of legalizing marijuana and what he thinks of the Trump presidency. Ventura is also an author, and his latest book is “Jesse Ventura’s Marijuana Manifesto.”

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