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Anti-smoking organization launches tour to end teen tobacco use

A large component of the campaign is its summer tour. “Tour riders” — a group of 20-somethings that travels to different venues, from theme parks to festivals to concerts — aim to connect with teens and give them facts about the tobacco industry and sm
USA Today
added Jul 24, 2015 11:38
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Health Groups Urge U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board Members to Withdraw if Chamber Doesn’t End Global Lobbying for Tobacco Industry

“The U.S. Chamber’s pro-tobacco work harms health around the world and does not serve the interests of the American business community,” the five health groups wrote in letters sent to the more than 100 companies and organizations on the U.S. Chamber’s B
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 15, 2015 16:30
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truth® FINDS PROGRESS IN THE STRANGEST PLACES: TOBACCO COMPANY’S SMOKING BAN

The award-winning truth campaign released a video highlighting a policy at the nation’s No. 2 tobacco company banning smoking in its office buildings. The video notes with irony that R.J. Reynolds, the maker of Camel cigarettes, is prohibiting cigarette
PR Newswire
added Jul 9, 2015 13:16
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NATIONALLY-RECOGNIZED YOUTH DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION AND AWARD-WINNING PUBLIC EDUCATION CAMPAIGN TEAM UP TO PREVENT YOUTH TOBACCO USE

Legacy and Wyman announced today a new collaboration to educate and engage students to prevent youth tobacco use and substance abuse. The two organizations will create a specialized curriculum to reach young people participating in Wyman’s innovative Teen
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 8, 2015 15:22
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CVS HEALTH TAKES ANOTHER BOLD STAND AGAINST TOBACCO BY DROPPING US CHAMBER MEMBERSHIP

We are proud to stand alongside companies like CVS Health who have staked their reputation on advancing the health and well-being of consumers. We congratulate our colleagues at CVS Health for their boldness and for serving as a shining example we hope o
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 8, 2015 15:22
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truth® Receives Cannes Lions Award For Left Swipe Dat

recognized for excellence in Branded Content and Entertainment at the Cannes Lions 62nd International Festival of Creativity. Its attention-getting, viral music video Left Swipe Dat received the Cannes Bronze Lion Award.... The handle #leftswipedat became
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 2, 2015 14:25
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[New York] TRUTH® CELEBRATES SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY MOVE TO TOBACCO-FREE

Syracuse University officially became a tobacco-free campus today. The award-winning truth campaign is celebrating this victory in a new online video and launching an online petition... Targeting college campuses makes sense: 94 percent of smokers start b
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 1, 2015 15:26
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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EXPERT NAMED CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER AT ANTI-TOBACCO PUBLIC HEALTH ORGANIZATION

Legacy announced the appointment of Derrick A. Butts to the newly created role of chief information officer. Butts joins the senior leadership of the public health organization and will oversee a team responsible for building and supporting strategic info
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 1, 2015 15:25
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NEW YORK TIMES INVESTIGATION OF U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GLOBAL TOBACCO LOBBYING AND ADVOCACY

Now that others in the private sector can see the systematic efforts of Big Tobacco and the Chamber to thwart sound public health measures around the world, we hope they will reconsider their involvement with and support for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 30, 2015 20:10
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[New York] GRAFFITI ARTISTS TEAM UP WITH TRUTH TO CREATE CHANGE AND END SMOKING

On June 16 and 17, truth® will host an art event with New York graffiti artist Faust broadcast via Periscope. An innovative and influential graffiti artist with a nationwide profile, Faust will be joined by L.A.-based artists Kidwiseman and Miser to creat
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 16, 2015 17:07
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