Headlines Tagged with History — 4,618 headlines found
Dr. Henry I. Miller of Stanford’s Hoover Institution...prominent voice in a tobacco industry-backed campaign to discredit the science linking cigarette use and cancer. Miller also had a connection to ... (ACSH)... Dr. Gilbert Ross, is also a signatory to
Apr 24, 2015 Al Jazeera
added Apr 24, 2015 10:35
It was developed by the KGB...Orthodox Church's Department for External Church Relations, managed by Kirill, was granted the privilege of duty-free importation of cigarettes as reward for his loyalty to the KGB...the largest supplier of foreign cigarettes
Apr 23, 2015 National Review
added Apr 24, 2015 11:06
In a 2012 article for the Hoover Institution criticizing the FDA's approach to tobacco products, Miller wrote that nicotine "is not particularly bad for you..." A 1994 memo written by the Apco Associates PR firm (now called Apco Worldwide) for Philip Mo
Apr 23, 2015 SourceWatch (Center for Media & Democracy)
added Apr 24, 2015 10:41
National Institutes of Health has awarded University of Arkansas historian Tricia Starks a $121,250 grant to continue her research of the history of smoking in Russia.
Apr 22, 2015 University of Arkansas
added Apr 22, 2015 08:52
Tributes from across the political spectrum were paid to Tom McCabe...Among his achievements was introducing the ban on smoking in public places.
Apr 20, 2015 Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 14:35
Attempts to tackle sales threat by framing criticism of smoking as fundamentalist fanaticism are outlined in cache of documents from 1970s...“‘You couldn’t make it up’...we had tobacco industry lawyers actually developing theological arguments."
Apr 20, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 09:51
It's been less than a year since the death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn from salivary gland cancer, and Gwynn's passing has brought many calls for Major League Baseball to ban the use of smokeless tobacco. As baseball and its players association move towa
Apr 19, 2015 MASN
added Apr 19, 2015 17:18
The staff at the Journal of that era had something else: nicotine. I was accustomed to smokers when I arrived, but nothing, except maybe watching Major League Baseball, had prepared me for chewers
Apr 19, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 19, 2015 10:20
If you're smoking in the car with a minor, you could pay a fine. That's what the Kingman Youth Coalition Beating Up Teen Tobacco (KYCBUTT) will be pursuing at the next City Council meeting on Tuesday. The group is asking the council to enact an ordinanc
Apr 17, 2015 Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Apr 17, 2015 12:00
The report told "only facts the public already knew," wrote The Millville Daily's Dave Gifford, an admitted smoker for years. Many would read "and for the most part shrug" off the report, wrote Gifford. "That's the way Americans are."
Apr 13, 2015 Vineland (NJ) Daily Journal
added Apr 14, 2015 01:41