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[California] Modesto students out to kick big tobacco’s butts

Why, knowing the health dangers and having helped her mom quit, did she start smoking herself? The simple answer, Jessy said: stress. “But I knew it wasn’t healthy, especially if I like sports.” Fighting tobacco became an important enough cause that the
Modesto (CA) Bee
added Mar 17, 2016 12:48
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Kids Across Maryland Take on "Big Tobacco"

Tobacco companies try to lure young smokers through splashy ads in magazines, price discounts in stores and flavored e-cigarette products with names such as cotton candy, gummy bear and fruit punch, according to the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids. The org
Public News Service (PNS)
added Mar 15, 2016 12:30
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[Ohio] Local youth participate in anti-tobacco campaign in Painesville

Several youth activists will participate in an event at the Salvation Army of Lake County in Painesville for the national “Kick Butts Day.”...The Lake Geauga Ashtabula Tobacco Prevention Coalition, a partnership of organizations with the common goal of pr
Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Mar 14, 2016 10:03
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California Kids to 'Kick Butts' on March 16

Kids in California will stand up to Big Tobacco on March 16 as they join thousands of young people nationwide for Kick Butts Day. More than 1,000 events are planned across the United States and around the world for this annual day of youth activism, spons
PR Newswire
added Mar 12, 2016 21:39
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[Louisiana] National Kick Butts Day Asks LA Teens To Share Quit Smoking Message

The Smoking Cessation Trust, in conjunction with Greater New Orleans Louisiana Healthy Community Coalition (GNOHCC) members, will be sharing its quit smoking message at a Kick Butts Awareness event on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Delgado Community Colleg
BizNewOrleans.com
added Mar 10, 2016 15:05
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[Texas] First ‘Kick Butts’ 5k Family Fun Run/Walk set for March 12 in Pharr

Registration is underway for the first “Kick Butts Day” 5k Family Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, March 12, to be held at Jones Box Park in Pharr. Kick Butts Day is a day of activism that empowers youth to stand out, speak up and seize control against Big Toba
Mcallen (TX) Monitor
added Mar 7, 2016 08:05
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[North Carolina] About 600 people attend anti-smoking event at BB&T Ballpark

About 600 people, mostly teenagers, learned about the dangers of smoking Wednesday at the 2015 Kick Butts Day at BB&T Ballpark. It was among more than 1,000 similar events held throughout the country to discourage teen smoking. The teenagers, who attend
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 19, 2015 14:25
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Kids Across America ‘Kick Butts’ Today As They Join Together To Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free

Thousands of kids across America are taking a stand against tobacco today for the 20th annual Kick Butts Day. More than 1,000 events are taking place nationwide for this day of youth activism, sponsored by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. (A map and li
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 23, 2015 14:15
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[Nebraska] Scores of teenagers march to Capitol to protest tobacco use

Wednesday morning as part of the Kick Butts Day put on by Nebraska's youth-led anti-tobacco group called No Limits. The group is especially concerned about new products like e-cigarettes and candies that contain nicotine. "It's important for them to kno
KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Mar 19, 2015 12:06
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LINSCOTT: "Hey Big Tobacco: I'm Not a Replacement Smoker"

One tobacco industry document even labeled kids "replacement smokers"...I'm not OK with that label. No one should be. That's why I helped create the #NotAReplacement campaign. Kids are sharing selfies to let Big Tobacco know they aren't replacement smoke
Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 18, 2015 15:46
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