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SHILLERS FOR KILLERS / Revealed: How the tobacco industry paid journalists, scientists, activists and lawyers to cover up the most deadly crime in human history.

even those whose financial relationships with Big Tobacco are above-board...have been denounced in judicial court decisions as accessories to RICO...I’m going to name names. Some are surprising; some shocking; others downright horrifying.
added Jul 9, 2015 13:38

[California] Oakland No. 1 against smoking, lung group says

San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Jan 14, 2009 00:00

[Louisiana] LETTER: Don't infringe on right to smoke

Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added May 14, 2005 00:00


has a conflict of interest: At the same time that it takes money from the tobacco industry, it allies itself with the tobacco industry to fight legislation intended to ban or restrict tobacco advertising and promotion-
Tufts University
added Jul 3, 2015 13:11

Former ACLU Leaders Quarrel With Current Leadership Over Campaign Finance

The long-simmering debate within the American Civil Liberties Union over free speech and campaign finance reform has erupted again on the eve of a U.S. Senate vote on amending the Constitution to allow limits on money in politics.
added Sep 9, 2014 11:41

ARCHIVE: LETTER: Newspaper-Tobacco ‘Unholy Alliance’

I became aware of this unholy alliance in 1993, when I attended the NNA convention in Cincinnati to collect a first-place award in commentary in the NNA’s Better Newspaper Contest. At that time Philip Morris sponsored a video featuring first-place winner
Nieman Reports
added Jul 3, 2015 12:57

ARCHIVE: MINTZ: The ACLU and the Tobacco Companies

Glasser’s response is rooted in "Allies: The ACLU and the Tobacco Industry," a report I had released in July 1993. "Allies" drew press coverage focusing on the Union’s solicitation and acceptance of $500,000 from Philip Morris, the leading cigarette maker
Nieman Reports
added Jul 3, 2015 12:37
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ARCHIVE: Transcript: #19-98 Ties that Bind: The ACLU and Big Tobacco May 13, 1998

On this roundtable edition of Making Contact, we're joined here in the studio by Stanton Glantz....And with us by phone ... is the author of an investigative article about ties between the ACLU and the tobacco industry, former Washington Post reporter Mo
National Radio Project
added Jul 3, 2015 13:48
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ARCHIVE: Nader Assails A.C.L.U. on Tobacco Industry Gifts

Mintz said the A.C.L.U.'s receipt of the money, combined with its support of the tobacco industry's position on cigarette advertising, constituted a conflict of interest for the civil liberties group, made worse because the identity of the donors was not
New York Times
added Jul 3, 2015 13:05
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College Students Continue To Use Tobacco

REDORBIT (formerly
added Sep 12, 2008 00:00
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