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[Australia] LETTER: SWEDA: Chamber’s out of line

The Herald’s praise of CVS for withdrawing from the Chamber over this issue is justified, since it upholds an important principle: American businesses should not be assisting the tobacco industry’s efforts to subvert public health anywhere on Earth.
Boston (MA) Herald
added Jul 21, 2015 05:42

[Massachusetts] Addressing Smokers Near a Workplace Door / The Job Doc Blog

In your situation it sounds like smokers who "huddle near the back door" might be creating the most significant problem because smoke is likely traveling back into the building. Since your HR Rep has not been that helpful, I would contact your property m
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jul 20, 2015 09:47
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[Africa, Uganda] LETTER: Smoking in public places isn’t a right

Please, Private Sector Foundation, Uganda Law Society, the tobacco industry and its enthusiasts, kindly spare those who don’t use tobacco products particularly in public places. Our MPs, I appeal to you to maintain the clause on 100 per cent smoke-free
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Jul 18, 2015 12:58

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Stubbing out smoking in Botanic Gardens

We thank Ms Rene Yap Bin Ping for sharing her concerns with us ("Smoke-free park"; July 7). The Singapore Botanic Gardens has been taking action to discourage smoking in the Gardens. Staff inform smokers that smoking is not allowed when they make their
Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 15, 2015 10:31

[Georgia] LETTER: Keep city smoke-free

I have been a practicing respiratory therapist for more than 43 years, and I am tired of people opposing efforts to make our work environments in Augusta smoke-free. As a victim of secondhand smoke from a workplace and parents who smoked, I recently had t
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jul 14, 2015 10:52

LETTER: DONOHUE: U.S. Chamber of Commerce: We Don’t Support Smoking

Chamber does not support smoking and wants people to quit....urges governments to protect intellectual property and comply with their international commitments, and we’ve done so for a wide variety of industries. Measures that violate these standards and
New York Times
added Jul 11, 2015 09:56

[Maryland] LETTER: Electronic cigarettes merit FDA oversight

considering grandfathering in e-cigarettes...American Lung Association in Maryland respectfully asks Mr. Ruppersberger to oppose this provision and instead act to protect our kids. Congress should not give a free pass to the tobacco industry and open the
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 4, 2015 16:51

ARCHIVE: LETTERS: GLASSER/MINTZ: Tobacco and the American Civil Liberties Union: ACLU’s Charges

none of the support we received from companies whose products include tobacco was for issues directly related to those companies’ interests / It could open all ACLU records relating to tobacco. It could repudiate tobacco money, as has the Southern Califor
Nieman Reports
added Jul 3, 2015 12:57
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ARCHIVE: LETTER: Newspaper-Tobacco ‘Unholy Alliance’

I became aware of this unholy alliance in 1993, when I attended the NNA convention in Cincinnati to collect a first-place award in commentary in the NNA’s Better Newspaper Contest. At that time Philip Morris sponsored a video featuring first-place winner
Nieman Reports
added Jul 3, 2015 12:57
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[UK] LETTER: Public health cuts ($$)

Sir, We believe the proposed £200 million of cuts to public health budgets would be harmful both to the health of the population in England and to long-term efforts to reduce cost pressures. Public health services target some of the most significant chal
Times Of London (uk)
added Jul 3, 2015 09:23
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