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Campaign to Snuff out Smokeless Tobacco in Baseball Intensifies

Meanwhile, tobacco companies continue to advertise their smokeless products prominently in such publications as Sports Illustrated and ESPN The Magazine. Chase Utley of the Dodgers said in a recent ESPN interview that he estimates 25 percent of major-leag
Vice.com
added Jun 17, 2016 00:50
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Old Time Kentucky: Robert Summers was a rare anti-smoking advocate over a century ago

the Columbus Dispatch ran a front-page story trashing tobacco.... No doubt more than a few of editor Robert Summers’ readers and advertisers puffed, dipped and chawed. No matter, he allied the Dispatch with tobacco’s enemies. In an editor’s note to The R
KyForward
added Jun 6, 2016 17:36
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[Iran, USA] MEIER: A Reporter Is an Unlikely Keeper of Secrets in the Case of a Missing C.I.A. Consultant

The article, which appeared in the Financial Times... reported that Robert Levinson, a former F.B.I. agent turned private investigator, had disappeared on an Iranian island while investigating cigarette counterfeiting on behalf of a big tobacco company.
New York Times
added Jun 3, 2016 16:13
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Disney, Fox, Hearst, Time Warner tied to Philip Morris through Vice Media

Four major US media companies are tied into Vice Media Inc., a 'global youth culture' brand that works for Philip Morris International (PMI). In March 2016, the Financial Times’ Matthew Garrahan reported that a London ad agency owned by Vice Media prod
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 25, 2016 04:06
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[Florida] WQAM's Whiskey, Stars and Cigars Returns Bigger Than Ever

After a resounding response from 2015’s WSC event, Miami Sports Radio 560 WQAM is bringing back its signature event this year – bigger and better than before! Saturday, June 4th is the night legendary former NFL coach Dave Wannstedt hosts our exclusive
CBS Local CBS4/TV33
added May 18, 2016 19:26
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[Australia] Richard Glover: Remembrance of smokes past

So, now I think about it, I might resist that final cigarette. The authorities are on the hunt; the last desperados are being driven into the hills. There were pleasures, but all far outweighed by the pain. Roll on the election: the war against cigarett
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 16, 2016 00:14
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GLANTZ: Addiction refuses to allow discussion of industry ties to criticism of our “softening paper”

we did respond, noting that Plurphanswat and Rodu’s paper followed the well-established pattern of tobacco industry-funded researchers trying to create controversy about research inconsistent with industry interests, the fact that Rodu had understated his
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 4, 2016 17:29
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BEST: Big Soda Wins in California: Beverage Tax Dies in Legislature

we came upon a trove of TV Guides from the mid-1980s...one ad stood out the most: a double-page, black-and-white, all-text ad from R.J. Reynolds that was headlined, “Passive smoking: An active controversy.” After several paragraphs trying to debunk the
TakePart.com
added Apr 15, 2016 09:56
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[Asia, Mid-east] Tobacco advertising banned in Oman

All radio stations, TV channels, newspapers and online publishing houses in the Sultanate are now prohibited from advertising any form of tobacco products. The circular, issued on April 5, 2016, was released as per the press and publications law issued
Times of Oman (om)
added Apr 11, 2016 04:36
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LETTERS: Concussions, the N.F.L.’s Profits and Priorities

For too long, the football and tobacco industries have used the same deceptive playbook, with the same predictable and preventable tragic results. We must stand up for public health over the rights of corporations to profit off endangering lives.
New York Times
added Apr 3, 2016 13:58
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