Is this “Britain’s most condescending swine”?

“He is frequently hailed as an authority on drugs policy. Why? Because he sits on something called the Global Commission on Drugs. But this is a self-appointed body of has-beens, wannabes and second-division statesmen… a gathering of passe meddlers,” writes Quentin Letts of Richard Branson, who pushes legalisation but operates a zero-tolerance workplace policy.