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BRIGGS: How Faith Matters in Battling Smoking Epidemic

New studies are adding to a growing body of evidence that religion may help deter smoking... The takeaway, many researchers suggest, is that a nuanced approach to religious engagement can be a powerful ally in global anti-smoking efforts. In general, r
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 24, 2015 14:31
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SULLUM: Why Is The CDC Lying About E-Cigarettes?

opponents of vaping have escalated their prevarications by implying, in defiance of all scientific evidence, that there is no important difference between the two kinds of nicotine delivery devices.
Forbes
added Apr 24, 2015 14:24
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HOLDING: E-cigarettes Put the Environment at Risk

And there is no easy way to recycle e-cigarettes. The UK site Tobacco Control reported that "none of the (e-cigarette) products provided disposal instructions for spent cartridges containing nicotine." Certainly the Blu I bought had no easily discernible
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 24, 2015 14:17
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The ACP warns against e-cigarettes. Why? No good reason, but all their peer groups do as well.

everyone who might stand to benefit from cigarette taxes or Big Pharma large$$e wants these potentially life-saving devices to just shut up and go away... ACSH’s Dr. Gil Ross, who has been following the “controversy” over e-cigs/vapor products engendered
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Apr 24, 2015 13:10
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[Russia] PACEPA: The Secret Roots of Liberation

It was developed by the KGB...Orthodox Church's Department for External Church Relations, managed by Kirill, was granted the privilege of duty-free importation of cigarettes as reward for his loyalty to the KGB...the largest supplier of foreign cigarettes
National Review
added Apr 24, 2015 11:06
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GLANTZ: ACSH's Gilbert Ross attacks California Dept of Public Health for releasing sensible brochure on e-cigarettes

Ross spent all of 1996 at a federal prison camp in Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, having being sentenced to 46 months in prison for his participation in a scheme that ultimately defrauded New York's Medicaid program of approximately $8 million. During a three-
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 24, 2015 10:55
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MECHANIC: No Wonder Teens Are Huffing Nicotine

If nicotine were marketed as medicine, you couldn't just buy it at the corner store in a dozen alluring flavors. Yet because the manufacturers make no medical claims, they can do what they want. Never mind that the 2009 law was written before e-cigarettes
Mother Jones Magazine
added Apr 24, 2015 10:25
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SIEGEL: CDC is Running a Dishonest Campaign Against E-Cigarettes Which is Re-Normalizing Smoking

almost the entire tobacco control movement has fallen for the CDC's lies and dishonesty about electronic cigarettes hook, line, and sinker. These groups are now helping to widely disseminate this inaccurate information to the public. I don't recall any pr
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Apr 23, 2015 13:14
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Bootleggers, Baptists, and e-cigs / Unlikely allies from the tobacco wars try to fight off a game-changer.

This happy Bootlegger/Baptist equilibrium is now threatened by the exploding sales of e-cigs... Bootlegger/Baptist political forces will not rest until e-cigs are subject to the state and federal taxes that apply to cigarettes and e-cig revenues becom
Regulation: The Cato Review of Business & Government
added Apr 23, 2015 13:08
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[New York] WILL: When bootleggers and Baptists converge

States addicted to tobacco taxes need a large and renewable supply of smokers, so they wince whenever an e-cigarette displaces a traditional cigarette. As Yandle and three colleagues explain in the current issue of Regulation magazine, state governments
The Washington Post
added Apr 23, 2015 13:02
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