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WRIGHT: Are Big Tobacco Companies Still Targeting the Youth?

At the end of the day, it’s our responsibility to teach the youth about the dangers of tobacco. If we all do our part, we have the potential to abolish youth smoking, and I can’t think of anyone who thinks that would be a bad idea. Well, besides big toba
Dunn County (ND) Herald
added Nov 14, 2015 00:52
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[Africa, UK] ASHALL: My experience with British American Tobacco’s shameful behaviour in Ethiopia

BAT) was aware and fully involved in getting those posters on poor storefronts in Addis, even though BAT knew that advertising cigarettes was against Ethiopian law. Indeed, British American Tobacco ignored all of my attempts to contact them through thei
The Great Tobacco Plague - A doctor's experience of the world's biggest preventable killer (Dr Frank Ashall blog)
added Oct 29, 2015 13:19
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ROSS: Why Smoking Can Be Good For You | Marvin Ross

It is a terrible shame that many of those in charge of public smoking policy tend to be what Toronto Star columnist, Rosie Dimanno called Nico-Nazis.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Dec 16, 2013 22:21
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[Africa, South Africa] SWEANOR/YACH: Looking for the next breakthrough in tobacco control and health

Are there risks as we embrace measures that fundamentally challenge the near-monopoly on nicotine maintenance currently held by the cigarette oligopoly? Certainly there are. … But these risks must be seen in relation to the risks of inaction (or counterpr
South African Medical Journal (za)
added Oct 23, 2013 15:18
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[North Carolina] LONGEST: Secondhand smoke would be prevented by ban

the smoking ban is a good move. It respects the freedom of smokers to enjoy a cigarette in private while doing more to protect the right everyone has to a safer environment, cleaner air and a healthier life.
Daily Tar Heel (UNC)
added Sep 26, 2012 12:18
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[Thailand] PANDEY: The wrong kind of smoke signal

the Kuala Lumpur branch of Mandarin Oriental should do what is right for a bulk of its customers, who by the way are non-smokers, before someone gets the idea to take the hotel to court for violations of their rights.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Aug 14, 2012 21:28
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[China] YIQING: Reduce kids' exposure to smoking

reducing adolescents' exposure to smoking in daily life and introducing strict regulations to restrict scenes of smoking in films and TV programs will be more effective than empty slogans and warnings on cigarette packs.
China Daily (cn)
added May 31, 2012 13:18
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[Kosovo] HYONG-SAM: Raising cigarette prices

Donga.com (kr)
added Oct 21, 2011 00:00
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[Canada] BONOKOSKI: Butting out: Not seeing the tobacco fields for the leaves

Philpott is working to reduce tobacco consumption among Canadians, but has left out important stakeholders such as convenience store owners and organizations fighting the scourge of contraband tobacco
Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 9, 2017 01:34
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The Wild West of e-cigarettes just ended with a new, sweeping federal rule

Stakeholders in the vaping and cigar industries, who previously sold their products without regulatory oversight, see it differently. ...For now, we don't know. The new regulations from the FDA may force answers sooner than later.
Vox Media
added May 6, 2016 12:03
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