Headlines Tagged with History — 4,815 headlines found
The Times published an article the next day on the Easter Parade, with headline saying in part, “Group of Girls Puff at Cigarettes as a Gesture of ‘Freedom'” “Within a year, it became acceptable for woman to smoke outside,” Dr. Jackler said. The cigarett
Oct 10, 2013 New York Times
added Dec 11, 2018 22:38
While promoting cigarettes as soothing and slimming, Bernays, it seems, was aware of some of the early studies linking smoking to cancer. Bernays used the same techniques on children. To convince kids that bathing could be fun, he sponsored soap sculptur
Jul 9, 2015 The Conversation (au)
added Dec 11, 2018 22:26
, there have been many examples of tobacco marketing carrying “torches of freedom” in themes of women’s empowerment and liberation. Here, we rounded up 10 examples from the early to late 20th century. Images courtesy of Stanford Research into the Impact o
Mar 13, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 11, 2018 22:18
American Tobacco Company organized marches of women carrying Torches of Freedom (i.e., cigarettes) down New York s 5th Avenue to emphasize their emancipation. The tobacco industry also sponsored training sessions to teach women how to smoke, and compe
Dec 11, 2018 Stanford Research into the Impact of Tobacco Advertising (SRITA)
added Dec 11, 2018 21:54
ARCHIVE: From social taboo to “torch of freedom”: the marketing of cigarettes to women [FREE FULL TEXT]
the way in which the tobacco industry capitalised on changing social attitudes towards women by promoting smoking as a symbol of emancipation, a “torch of freedom”. This message is still being promoted today by the tobacco industry around the world, parti
Mar 3, 2013 British Medical Journal
added Dec 11, 2018 21:48
When women opted to smoke...they were placing a toe in the men’s world, they were boldly challenging social norms, realizing they would face public scorn, and choosing to light up anyway...she asks for another cigarette. Good for her.
Dec 11, 2018 USA Today
added Dec 11, 2018 19:37
Teague wrote..."A tobacco product is, in essence, a vehicle for delivery of nicotine..." Now that Juul and others have solved that problem...marketing a new device that, when used as intended, will create a nicotine dependence in the user.
Dec 8, 2018 CBC News (ca)
added Dec 10, 2018 23:15
Jackler and his group have maintained an archive of Juul’s deleted posts (much of which is available on SRITA’s site), including more than 2,500 tweets and 400 Facebook and Instagram posts, as well as material from Juul’s website, emails and print campaig
Nov 16, 2018 Forbes
added Dec 10, 2018 22:03
It’s unlikely the power of the tobacco industry has diminished since Kessler left office in 1997. And therein lies a cautionary tale for current FDA regulators who are tiptoeing ever so carefully through the regulatory mine field surrounding big tobacco.
Dec 9, 2018 Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Dec 10, 2018 19:07
Twenty years after four big tobacco companies reached a massive settlement with 46 states over smoking-related health problems and marketing issues, Juul is frantically trying to avoid a similar fate.
Dec 8, 2018 Politico
added Dec 10, 2018 03:29