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[Japan] LETTER: Cigarettes belie health campaign

Oct. 8 article “Japanese convenience store chain going healthy“: I enjoy shopping at Lawson, but it seems blatantly hypocritical for the chain to launch a PR campaign that says the company is “going healthy.”
Japan Times (jp)
added Oct 13, 2013 15:38
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[UK-Scotland] LETTER: DUFFY: Smokers should respect children

Should we override children’s clearly stated wishes and force them to accept smoking in the small number of areas which are truly theirs? Or do we say that if adults choose to smoke they should wait a while, or move along a little, so as not to do so in c
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 13, 2013 12:34

[Canada] LETTER: Greater Victoria smoking ban doesn't go far enough

Smoking within a 40-foot radius of non-smokers is a hostile act.
Victoria (BC) News (ca)
added Oct 13, 2013 12:26

[California] FORD: Cigarettes and life

I was the executive director of the Napa Chamber of Commerce in 1991 when the chamber board voted in favor of a proposed city ordinance banning smoking in businesses that served food.
Napa Valley (CA) Register
added Oct 13, 2013 01:31

[Jamaica] LETTER OF THE DAY - Moral suasion more potent in smoking fight/war -

let's put a little bit of moral suasion in the mix. After all, smokers are not mindless, uncaring, selfish and suicidal bastards; we, too, desire a healthy lifestyle and we try harder to achieve this than many people realise. Spare us a thought!
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Oct 13, 2013 01:25

SOCIAL Q’S Starting a Vapor Trail

Now, on to your dinner party: The “vaper” (yes, that’s the colloquial term for users) should have asked your host and tablemates if they minded her electronic puffing. E-cigarettes may be newish, but courtesy is not. And blowing anything in an enclosed s
New York Times
added Oct 11, 2013 12:37

[Georgia] LETTER: Keep workplace smoke-free

One of our primary focuses at the Family Y is to promote healthy living within our community. As a member of the BreathEasy Augusta coalition, we believe there are no safe levels of smoking or second-hand smoke
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Oct 10, 2013 01:53

[Europe, Sweden] LETTER: STIMSON/BATES: Safer than cigarettes but still banned

European Parliament is likely to vote to maintain the 1992 ban on selling this product outside Sweden, perpetuating a 20-year unscientific, unethical and lethal error.
Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 8, 2013 14:42

[Jamaica] LETTER: No retreat on smoking ban

It is not the Tobacco Control Regulations that will hurt the poor, but the tobacco industry (and others who benefit financially), which markets and sells an addictive and unhealthy product which is bought by mainly those who can least afford it.
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Oct 8, 2013 14:18

[California] Letters: New cigarette, old concerns

You are correct that the scientific community does not yet know enough about the potential health effects of nicotine in e-cigarettes. However, the tobacco industry likely has all that information based on its research on nicotine and its knowledge of th
Los Angeles Times
added Oct 8, 2013 13:35
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