OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Comedian Roseanne Barr is making a run for president as the candidate for the Peace and Freedom Party.

Speaking at a packed town-hall meeting at Oakland’s Oaksterdam University, Barr called for the legalization of marijuana.

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Oaksterdam is the nation’s first cannabis industry trade school.

Barr said she has glaucoma, and has smoked marijuana for several years.

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“Marijuana should be totally legal” said Barr.

Barr, and running mate Cindy Sheehan, an anti-war activist are running a symbolic campaign. The pair will be on the ballot in a handful of states, but not enough to win.

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