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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Why did you get into this work? An essay on public health leadership and ongoing battles

The common thread in all of these issues are the efforts of industries, lobby groups and determined, often obsessed individuals to thwart evidence-based public health policy and practice which threatens these industries or the cult-like belief systems of
Croakey (au)
added Sep 26, 2018 02:31
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[New York] Philip Morris International joins Concordia as a 2018 Programming Sponsor

The two organizations will strive to improve cross-sector dialogue on innovation and regulation regarding reduced harm products, while working towards the common goal of improving the overall health of all people and the planet. Additionally, this relati
Concordia
added Sep 26, 2018 02:24
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Philip Morris International-funded ‘Foundation for a Smoke-Free World’: analysing its claims of independence

claims that its governing documents ensure that it has an independent research agenda and stringent protections from conflicts of interest. We analysed the text of these governing documents. Their provisions have multiple loopholes, particularly regarding
Tobacco Control
added Sep 21, 2018 22:33
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[Florida] Lawyers for non-smoking flight attendants who sued cash-rich foundation are punished for it

Philip Gerson and Steven Hunter, shut down their practices in Miami for a month early this year at the direction of the Florida Supreme Court. Now they have blots on their previously unblemished records after long careers spent building good reputations.
Florida Bulldog
added Sep 20, 2018 22:25
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[South Africa] Did Big Tobacco buy Twitter?

There's more to the data — and social media — backing the latest tobacco-funded ad campaign. The tobacco industry is paying social media celebrities in what could be a ploy to undermine new government efforts to curb tobacco use in the country.
Bhekisisa (za)
added Sep 20, 2018 11:38
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[North Carolina] FORTSON: Tales taller than a tobacco plant

Ted paused from his brash taunts, sat down, inhaled deeply and quite innocently, blew a large cloud of vape smoke into my face—which immediately took my mind, and this column, in a different direction… Thank You For Smoking is a dark, satirical comedy ab
Black Mountain (NC) News
added Sep 19, 2018 19:52
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British American Tobacco only tobacco company featured in prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

it is the only tobacco company to have been listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices' (DJSI) most prestigious world ranking – making it the tobacco industry leader for the second year running. Launched in 1999, the DJSI represents the gold standard
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Sep 19, 2018 19:16
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[New Jersey] Seton Hall still not a smoke-free zone

Trunk, said via email that “[t]he campus store has been selling tobacco products for over 30 years.” When asked whether the university has ever faced negative backlash because it sells cigarettes, Trunk said, “Not in my experience.” When asked about the
The Setonian (Seton Hall University)
added Sep 13, 2018 16:37
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Asset manager Candriam extends thermal coal, tobacco exclusions

Asset manager Candriam, part of New York Life Company, said on Wednesday it would exclude companies with more than a 10 percent exposure to thermal coal or tobacco from all of its funds by Dec. 31.
Reuters
added Sep 12, 2018 17:07
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REYNOLDS AMERICAN INC. NAMED AS ONE OF THE BEST WORKPLACES FOR MANUFACTURING & PRODUCTION BY FORTUNE MAGAZINE

FORTUNE magazine's 2018 Best Workplaces for Manufacturing & Production (BWMP), demonstrating the companies’ success in creating an exceptional workplace.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Sep 12, 2018 14:01
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