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HBCUs, Community Colleges partner with Truth Initiative, CVS to tackle tobacco

joined forces to work with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and community colleges students and administrators. Through a nation-wide campaign, the organizations advocate for, adopt and implement 100 percent smoke and tobacco free camp
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 2, 2017 19:09
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Vape Shop Air Sampling by California State Health Department Suggests that Secondhand Vape Exposure is Minimal

I believe that there must be reasonable evidence before the government intervenes to ban a behavior such as smoking or vaping. With regards to vaping, I just don't see any reasonable evidence at this time that it poses any significant health hazard to bys
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added May 11, 2017 00:36
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MAHOOD/ILER: The Monitor › “I foresee serious criminal liability problems.”

It’s time to name and shame the corporate bosses responsible for tobacco-related diseases and deaths. And to legislate...bosses like the late Purdy Crawford, Senator William Kelly and Bob Bexon, and the former heads of the Canadian Tobacco Manufacturers’
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) (ca)
added May 2, 2017 15:55
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SOAVE: As Bill de Blasio Raises Cigarette Prices Again, Remember Eric Garner's Haunting Last Words "It stops today."

Garner died at the hands of police officers who were harassing him for illegally selling loose cigarettes. In fact, before anyone cheers the mayor's attempts to outlaw vice, they should read Garner's last words juxtaposed with de Blasio's declaration, vi
Reason Magazine
added May 1, 2017 22:12
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WEGMANN: After extinguishing e-cigarettes with regulation, Democrats brag about keeping Big Tobacco the Marlboro Man in business

Lowey, D-N.Y., recently released a white paper trumpeting the fact that a coming spending bill "does not include a House provision allowing thousands of unregulated tobacco products to escape full FDA review." No doubt, Big Tobacco is breathing a bit eas
Washington DC Examiner
added May 1, 2017 17:29
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[California] HURD: Why Oakland needs a multi-unit smoke free housing policy

Smoking and tobacco products kill more African-Americans than alcohol, AIDS, car accidents, illegal drug use, homicide, suicide and other non-tobacco related cancers.
San Francisco Bay View
added Apr 30, 2017 15:06
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[Bangladesh] SHAH: Raising tobacco taxes is good public health, fiscal policy

Bangladeshi tobacco products are some of the cheapest in South Asia and the world. Not only increasing tobacco taxes will save lives, but also will raise the government revenue despite decreases in tobacco consumption. For bidis alone, increasing retail
Financial Express (bd)
added May 1, 2017 22:14
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[California] FERRANNINI: Leave your vaping outdoors

even though your 21st century nicotine juice vapor may be more high-tech and less harmful than secondhand tobacco smoke, it is still just as rude. And if traditional cigarette smokers have gotten the message and by-and-large try to be considerate to thos
The State Hornet (California State U. Sacramento)
added Apr 29, 2017 20:27
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] MOO-JONG: Cigarette price: up or down?

Which is better ― to raise cigarette prices to the level of advanced countries or to lower them to reduce the burden of low-income smokers at the risk of their health?
Korea Times (kr)
added Apr 27, 2017 20:15
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THACKER: Science That Is Bought and Paid For / Inside the Academic Journal That Corporations Love

“Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology is a vanity journal...I later outed Milloy in the New Republic for being on the payroll of the tobacco companies while writing articles for FoxNews.com that disparaged the science of second-hand smoke. And, in 2007
Cornucopia Institute
added Apr 26, 2017 12:47
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