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[China] In Rare Video, Wife of Jailed Nobel Laureate Reads Poems While Under House Arrest

Liu Xia, the wife of the imprisoned Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo, was shown reading two of her poems … With her hair cropped short and wearing large, round glasses, she smokes a cigarette as she reads from her notebook. At the end of the second poem,
New York Times Blogs
added Jan 15, 2014 09:25
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[China] Palace gets tough on smoking

The Palace Museum has for the first time ruled that both employees and visitors will be punished for smoking onsite from Saturday, an official with the museum told the Global Times. Both health and cultural heritage experts welcomed the ban, and said t
Global Times (cn)
added May 19, 2013 18:51
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Prevalence of Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking Among Population Aged 15 Years or Older, Vietnam, 2010 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusion Rural dwellers who are poor should be targeted in tobacco control programs. Further studies are needed that examine perceptions of the adverse health effects and the cultural factors of waterpipe tobacco smoking.
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added May 17, 2013 13:15
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[Switzerland] In Swiss media today: Red Cross museum's tobacco dilemma, ski lift safety: Japan Tobacco doesn’t want its Red Cross money back

money donated to the revamped Red Cross Museum. Once the museum realized it had not been “vigilant” enough in its fundraising efforts, according to its director, Roger Mayou who says a donation from Japan Tobacco International (JTI) was not in step with i
GenevaLunch (ch)
added Feb 25, 2013 22:47
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[Russia] Bolshoi faces fine for advertising tobacco

Russia's Bolshoi Theater has been found guilty of violating the law on advertising and is facing a fine of 110,000 rubles for promoting tobacco smoking, the country's anti-trust watchdog said on Tuesday. "Advertisements of JTI (Japan Tobacco Internation
Moscow News Weekly (ru)
added Jan 29, 2013 13:13
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[Georgia] Burning a hole in how cigarette ads used blacks

Hank Willis Thomas' primary focus in the Trois Gallery exhibition "Believe It" is the kind of 1970s-era cigarette ads featuring stylish black women and hyper-confident black men that appeared in magazines such as Ebony.
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Dec 1, 2012 11:43
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PLOTKIN: Smoking at the Opera

In noticing that Carmen, perhaps the most tobacco-stained character in all of opera, returns to the Metropolitan Opera Friday, I began to think about the seldom-discussed topic of smoking in the opera world.
WQXR (New York Public Radio)
added Oct 20, 2012 13:37
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[Russia] Smoking scenes to be deleted from Soviet cartoons

Russian children might never find out that some heroes from famous Soviet cartoons like "Nu, pogodi" and "Krokodil Gena" smoke. This is because the smoking scenes might be cut when the cartoons are air during the TV program "Good night, kids!" on the sta
Gazeta.Ru
added Aug 29, 2012 19:40
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[France] French Rule that Smoking Albert Camus Photo by Cartier-Bresson Is a "Work of Art;" Can Remain on Display

Imaging Resource
added May 8, 2012 14:36
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[North Carolina] Man of Tobacco? Highway Art was Discussed More Than 60 Years Ago

We apparently almost had massive statues of a strapping farmhand — think the Statue of David, shirtless with blue jeans and gripping a tobacco leaf — standing by highways leading into the city in the 1950s, as part of a planned-but-never-completed festiv
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 5, 2018 01:24
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