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Protests Force Cancellation of Marlboro Concert Series in Bangladesh

a global marketing campaign — called Be Marlboro — that uses themes and images that appeal to youth. Now Philip Morris has canceled a series of concerts in Bangladesh after health advocates protested that the concerts violated the country’s tobacco contr
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added Nov 24, 2014 12:45
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Leading Health Groups Call for Bold Action To End the Tobacco Epidemic In the United States

Nation Challenged to Cut Smoking Rates to Under 10 Percent in 10 Years and Protect All Americans from Secondhand Smoke within 5 years
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added Jan 8, 2014 23:56
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As New York Times Article Reveals, Quality of Scientific Analysis at Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Has Deteriorated

An op-ed column by Joe Nocera in the New York Times last Friday discusses the inane position of anti-smoking groups on electronic cigarettes.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Dec 10, 2013 14:36
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Broken Promises to Our Children: The 1998 State Tobacco Settlement Fifteen Years Later / A Report on the States’ Allocation of the Tobacco Settlement Dollars (PDF)

We have more evidence than ever before … tobacco prevention is one of the smartest and most fiscally responsible investments that states can make. In fact, it’s fiscally irresponsible NOT to fund tobacco prevention.
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added Dec 9, 2013 14:52
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E-Cigarette Firms Are Behaving More and More Like Cigarette Companies – FDA Regulation Urgently Needed

Manufacturers of electronic cigarettes say they want to be part of the solution to the tobacco problem, but increasingly they're behaving just like tobacco companies always have. They’re following Big Tobacco's playbook by marketing their products in ways
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added Nov 8, 2013 12:54
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[Burma/Myanmar] Big Tobacco’s Latest Target: Myanmar

“They seem to think by entering the market stealthily, they can avoid public scrutiny,” Tin Maung, Myanmar’s top tobacco control advocate, told the AP. As they do in many poorer countries, the tobacco companies are exploiting a need for economic develop
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added Aug 22, 2013 16:58
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Massachusetts Becomes Sixth State to Raise Tobacco Age to 21

Massachusetts’s action provides valuable momentum for the growing, nationwide movement to increase the tobacco age to 21. Tobacco 21 laws have been enacted by California, Hawaii, New Jersey, Maine, Oregon, Washington D.C. and at least 340 cities and coun
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added Jul 28, 2018 20:13
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Ethiopia’s First Survey on Tobacco Use Shows Urgent Need for Government Action to Save Lives

shows that millions of Ethiopians are using tobacco or are exposed to secondhand smoke – an alarming trend that requires swift action. According to the survey, 3.2 million Ethiopians currently use tobacco. The new survey demonstrates the need for Ethiopia
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added Oct 31, 2017 18:02
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Pennsylvania Tobacco Tax Increase is a Big Win for Kids and Health

But lawmakers missed an opportunity to discourage kids from using any tobacco product by exempting large cigars and most cigarillos from the tax (one of only two states to do so) and by implementing a weight-based tax on OTPs. The weight-based tax could
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added Jul 15, 2016 02:43
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31 Leading Health Groups Urge President Obama to Issue Final Rules Regulating All Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes and Cigars

In a letter to the President (PDF), the groups said the continued lack of federal oversight of these products is putting the health of America’s kids at risk. Underscoring the urgent need for action, a recent government survey showed that youth e-cigaret
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added Apr 28, 2015 12:35
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