Headlines Tagged with History — 4,589 headlines found
An exhibition at the Wolfsonian-FIU tracks romantic and racist stereotypes of native cultures in European tobacco advertising from the 1880s to the 1940s.
Feb 2, 2018 Hyperallergic
added Feb 5, 2018 01:30
IMAGE: To us, it feels like #GroundhogDay every time #PhilipMorris claims they want to quit the cigarette business. They just keep pulling the same PR stunt over and over again…
Philip Morris: A History of Empty Promises
Feb 2, 2018 Twitter
added Feb 4, 2018 00:35
We cannot ignore how tobacco companies have worked covertly to corrupt science, create doubt and thereby delay the implementation of effective tobacco control interventions. Iida and Proctor demonstrate that this continues to the present day in Japan. The
Jan 31, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Feb 5, 2018 23:32
Ludlow Music, the song’s publisher, agreed in a New York federal court last week to back down on claims of copyright ... In the 1940s, a song called “We Will Overcome” was used by striking tobacco workers in South Carolina. That song was then taught at t
Jan 31, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 1, 2018 18:45
In a legal argument relying on a Roman-era law doctrine, the Indian government aims to take away the tobacco industry's right to trade in an effort to limit opposition to new regulations.
Jan 30, 2018 Christian Science Monitor
added Feb 1, 2018 03:19
From MIT Technology Review: This riveting story looks at how propagandists use science against itself to secretly influence policymakers... describes the smoking industry’s decades-long disinformation campaign to sow doubt about whether smoking causes can
Jan 30, 2018 New York Times
added Jan 31, 2018 04:20
The Indian government is pushing the Supreme Court to apply a rarely used doctrine that would strip the $11 billion tobacco industry's legal right to trade, an effort aimed at deterring tobacco companies from challenging tough new regulations. New Delhi
Jan 29, 2018 Reuters
added Jan 30, 2018 03:35
Iran's anti-smoking efforts reflect the wider difficulties faced by the government: Tobacco use is a deeply ingrained habit, and appeals to Islamic values, which had an impact on other social issues years ago, have failed to win over the population. Whet
Jan 29, 2018 Chicago Tribune
added Jan 30, 2018 02:25
From Raymond the smoking newsboy to garment workers as young as FIVE: Newly colorized images show child labor in early 20th century America
The photograph was taken by sociologist and photographer Lewis Wickes Hine - and its original caption read 'Newsies at Skeeterís Branch, Jefferson near Franklin. They were all smoking'.
Jan 26, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 14:49
[North Carolina] He cut a wide swath when tobacco was king. Now, colorful auctioneer gets posthumous tribute.
tobacco so dominated North Carolina’s culture that the men who auctioned it became national celebrities....And by most accounts, the greatest of all came from tiny Louisburg in Franklin County – a tenant farmer’s boy named Percy W. Joyner. He once sold 1.
Jan 25, 2018 Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Jan 25, 2018 21:13