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SABIA: Elizabeth Warren calls for a ban on menthol cigarettes because they are racists against blacks

Fake Native American Sen. Elizabeth Warren has joined other Democrat senators in calling for a ban of menthol cigarettes because they are racist. Warren added her name to the effort led by fellow Massachusetts Sen. Edward Markey and joined by Rhode Islan
BizPac Review
added Aug 28, 2017 21:41
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[Canada] LANE: Feds should revamp First Nations tax exemptions

The ongoing exemption of tobacco taxes has perverse outcomes. Aboriginals smoke more than other Canadians, perhaps because it costs them about half as much. And, Aboriginals are buying tobacco products for non-aboriginals — a thriving black market in tob
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Sun (ca)
added Jul 21, 2017 23:26
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BLOOM: Don't exempt e-cigarette products from FDA or tobacco standards

Federal legislation recently introduced by Congressman Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) proposes to eliminate oversight of e-cigarettes ... I encourage parents, health professionals, and the public to urge your legislators to continue FDA regulation of e-cigaret
The Hill
added Jun 8, 2017 03:53
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] GUTA: Decentralisation of tobacco auction floors noble

The increase in tobacco farmers and an increase in tobacco production gives pressure to the few tobacco auction floors which are all centralized in Harare hence the need to decongest them by decentralization.
Harare24
added May 23, 2017 13:24
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McELRATH: From Bad To Worse: Big Tobacco is On Its Way to Cornering the E-Cigarette Industry

The fact is that neither they, nor medical science knows anything for certain about the long term effects of vaping. And, if history is any indication, even if e-cigarette use does prove to be as deadly as tobacco, the companies profiting from sales of th
Ring Of Fire Network
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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SIEGEL: Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids' Lying Has Got to Stop

continues to incessantly deceive the public by falsely accusing tobacco companies of marketing gummy worm, gummy bear, and cotton candy electronic cigarettes to children...tarnish the reputation of the entire tobacco control movement, including myself.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Mar 28, 2017 15:28
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] CHIWANGA: EDITORIAL COMMENT: Tobacco growers must invest more in value addition

There, indeed, is potential for the country to build a billion dollar industry based on tobacco. It will not be easy, or immediate. Much investment is required and difficulties would be met but that is the direction that the tobacco sector must take.
Chronicle (zw)
added Mar 17, 2017 21:06
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LINDBLOM: FEDERAL TOBACCO CONTROL DURING THE TRUMP YEARS – AND TOBACCO PRODUCT INSERTS

informational tobacco product inserts or onserts to help consumers make more informed choices would fit well within the harm reduction and consumers’ right-to-choose approach to tobacco control that the major tobacco companies support and the new Trump Ad
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
added Mar 15, 2017 16:11
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] OKELLO: Stemming rising cancer burden in Zim

tobacco control remains a high priority as articulated in the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Legislation on tobacco use exists in Zimbabwe, but implementation of its provisions still lags behind
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Feb 11, 2017 00:32
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[Europe, UK] Snus ban challenge, NNA media releases, 26th January 2017

The High Court has just announced that it will allow the ban on the smoking substitute snus to be referred to the European Court of Justice. Professor Gerry Stimson, who is leading the legal challenge to the ban by the consumer group, the New Nicotine
New Nicotine Alliance UK (uk)
added Feb 10, 2017 20:17
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