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[California] Tobacco Companies’ Deceptive New Ads Have Old, Disproven Claims

The ads’ entire central premise about education funding has been repeatedly, independently debunked by the Sacramento Bee, Politifact, budget experts and children’s advocacy groups, dozens of education leaders and California Superintendent of Public Inst
Yes on 56.org
added Sep 21, 2016 21:15
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[Canada] SHATENSTEIN: Finally, some truth in advertising from the tobacco industry

The ad may have been intended to argue against plain packaging, but by loading a cigarette pack with 20 bullets, the company has inadvertently reminded Canadians that the product it sells is actually a deadly weapon – a smoking gun, by an unconscionable
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 21, 2016 15:47
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[Texas] Cigars For Warriors Assisting American Troops In Combat Zones [INTERVIEW]

Friday on The Chad Hasty Show, Storm Boen, co-founder of Cigars for Warriors joined Chad in the KFYO studio to talk about the fantastic Lubbock based organization.
KFYO News/Talk 790
added Sep 26, 2016 17:44
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The Policy Dystopia Model: An Interpretive Analysis of Tobacco Industry Political Activity [FREE FULL TEXT]

the industry, working through different constituencies, constructs a metanarrative to argue that proposed policies will lead to a dysfunctional future of policy failure and widely dispersed adverse social and economic consequences.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 22, 2016 21:37
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don’t buy newport's spin: "pleasure lounges" are deadly

Reynolds is practically giving away the cigarettes for one dollar a pack. It’s equally troubling that these so-called Pleasure Lounges are showing up at events that appeal not just to young adults but also to teens. There is nothing pleasurable about the
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 19, 2016 20:11
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Canny marketing makes cigarettes hot property

tobacco companies have also proved remarkably innovative in the face of apparently existential threats. Chewing tobacco sales have been creeping up. The market in ecigarettes, which heat tobacco fluid rather than burning cured leaves, is rapidly growing a
Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 18, 2016 23:04
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[Russia] THE TIMES Don’t be fooled by the lovable, new-look hipster Stalin

But by far the funniest, and most chilling, advert put out by Russia’s rebranded Communist Party this week shows Stalin puffing on an e-cigarette and urging: “Keep up to date, comrades”. It’s worth recalling that Stalin smoked Herzegovina Flor, a Javan
The Australian (au)
added Sep 17, 2016 15:35
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California tobacco tax: Prop. 56 faces uphill battle against lobbies

Supporters cried foul over the “cheats schools” claim, arguing that there would be no new money for anything if Proposition 56 fails. State Superintendent of Instruction Tom Torlakson called it “preposterous” and demanded TV stations stop broadcasting a
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Sep 17, 2016 15:16
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[Poland] Leading-Brand Advertisement of Quitting Smoking Benefits for E-Cigarettes

Conclusions. Among leading e-cigarette advertisers, cessation themes are prevalent with implicit messaging predominating over explicit quit claims. Policy implications. These results can help the Food and Drug Administration clarify whether tobacco prod
American Journal of Public Health
added Sep 16, 2016 17:10
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[California] SF API Leaders Urge Voters to Approve Prop 56 to Protect Children and Save Lives

Supervisor Eric Mar and other Asian Pacific Islander (API) community leaders and children’s advocates on Thursday urged voters to approve Proposition 56, the life-saving tobacco tax initiative that will protect children from deadly addiction. Tobacco is t
Yes on 56.org
added Sep 18, 2016 13:45
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