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WOLF: Gov’t May Use Dubious Research to Attack E-Cigs, Report Claims

Advocacy group alleges that spreading misinformation about vaping can harm public health — but read carefully here / The Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), based in Washington, D.C., released a report to show how spreading misinformation on e-cigs ca
LifeZette
added Dec 14, 2018 03:34
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HUBER/BOSTIC: We should just start phasing out all of the cigarettes

The 2009 act also explicitly reserved for the states the power to ban the sale of tobacco products. In states where it is not preempted, local cities and counties can phase cigarettes out of the market on their own. Change often starts at the local level
The Hill
added Dec 13, 2018 18:05
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[Australia] ASSI: Fake e-cigarette liquid is putting vapers at risk – here’s how we can tackle the fraud

The Conversation (au)
added Dec 12, 2018 18:04
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[Europe] PERIGOIS: EU public says enough is enough on tobacco control

According to a recent survey conducted by the polling company Populus, EU voters think that public policy on stamping out smoking is misdirected. In particular, the European public believes that curbing tobacco consumption is the second least important is
EurActiv
added Dec 12, 2018 17:28
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The manipulation of the American mind: Edward Bernays and the birth of public relations

While promoting cigarettes as soothing and slimming, Bernays, it seems, was aware of some of the early studies linking smoking to cancer. Bernays used the same techniques on children. To convince kids that bathing could be fun, he sponsored soap sculptur
The Conversation (au)
added Dec 11, 2018 22:26
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WHITE: Drinking, smoking, carousing: Why 'Baby, It’s Cold Outside' is actually a feminist anthem

When women opted to smoke...they were placing a toe in the men’s world, they were boldly challenging social norms, realizing they would face public scorn, and choosing to light up anyway...she asks for another cigarette. Good for her.
USA Today
added Dec 11, 2018 19:37
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SHEPHERD: Teens Have Ruined Juuling for Me, an Adult

The Juul is not only a cool-looking bit of tech but it tastes good too...why you gotta be so extra and let the freaking FEDS catch wind of your nicotine addiction? THE TEENS OF THE WORLD NEED TO STOP SNITCHING!
Jezebel (blog)
added Dec 11, 2018 18:46
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[USA] CROWE: Teen vaping in Canada has taken a 'worrisome' turn

Teague wrote..."A tobacco product is, in essence, a vehicle for delivery of nicotine..." Now that Juul and others have solved that problem...marketing a new device that, when used as intended, will create a nicotine dependence in the user.
CBC News (ca)
added Dec 10, 2018 23:15
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HERZBERG: Big Tobacco Won't Take Menthol Ban Lying Down

the industry will use every tactic at its disposal to try to guard its market share. But this doesn’t mean that the FDA and other regulators should back down. For the health of the general public, these are battles that must be fought with just as much m
truthout
added Dec 10, 2018 22:26
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VIDEO: Reason's John Stossel Interviews Michelle Minton on the E-Cigarette Scare

In a new video interview from Reason.tv, Minton talks with John Stossel on how unwarranted fear mongering by public health advocates and their allies in government is undermining public health, by making it harder to purchase a product that can help smok
Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)
added Dec 10, 2018 22:21
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