Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 9,974 headlines found
There's no question that tobacco taxes discourage consumption. The new smoking data serves as a reminder that they should be raised. The state's current rate of 87 cents a pack is far bel
Dec 27, 2012 Oakland (CA) Tribune
added Dec 28, 2012 05:40
Think ahead 50 or 100 years. If nobody objects and — like Katniss Everdeen — rebels and fights back, what else will the government have banned in the name of protecting health? Will there still be any little slivers of liberty left?
Aug 6, 2012 Albany (OR) Democrat-Herald
added Aug 7, 2012 13:36
Smokers, whether employees or students, shouldn't be treated like social pariahs. Unfair treatment will only breed contempt, especially from smokers who are model employees or students.
May 31, 2012 The Auburn (AL) Plainsman (Auburn University)
added May 31, 2012 14:35
If you are a smoker, PMI is making clear that best thing you can do for your health is to part with tobacco products altogether. However, if you are not interested in quitting, IQOS is your second-best option. In that case – extinguish your last cigarett
Aug 28, 2017 Slovak Spectator International Weekly (sk)
added Aug 29, 2017 08:58
[Utah] Editorial: The FDA's delay in releasing electronic cigarette regulations is putting the young at risk
For the sake of the nation’s young people, if nothing else, the federal government ought to curtail advertising and require strict controls over the ingredients of these products, helping state laws become more effective.
Nov 16, 2015 Deseret News
added Nov 16, 2015 16:12
Smoke, like noise, knows no walls, which is why the city of Santa Rosa is on the right track... We sympathize to some degree with those who, as a result of this change, will be unable to smoke inside their own living areas. But we have greater sympathy
Mar 31, 2015 Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Mar 31, 2015 12:32
[Canada] EDITORIAL: E-cigarettes are safer than tobacco. Why is the government making it harder to access them?
If the Ontario Liberals really believe in evidence-based policy making, they should treat e-cigarettes as a harm-reduction technology that should be freely available to anyone over the age of 19, instead of pretending they have anything in common with th
Nov 27, 2014 National Post (ca)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:28
THE anti-smoking bill currently in the National Assembly has joyfully, brought unto the front burner the issue of tobacco smoking and its health implications.... lawmakers should pass it into law.
Oct 17, 2014 Lagos Guardian (ng)
added Nov 3, 2014 20:41
research suggests the B.C. government may be losing $120 million a year in tax revenue to illegal tobacco dealings. That’s money going into the pockets of organized crime from elsewhere in the country and as far away as Asia, and it needs renewed focus f
Jul 16, 2014 Victoria (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 16, 2014 20:44
ban flavoured tobacco products aimed at young people are still awaiting further debate. The proposed ban on flavoured tobacco is especially important because many young people would never smoke or chew tobacco (which causes disfiguring and deadly oral can
Mar 28, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 2, 2014 11:14