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ARCHIVE: The Lung Goodbye

A manual of tactics for counteracting the tobacco industry in the 1980s / as a contribution to THE 5th WORLD CONFERENCE ON SMOKING AND HEALTH WINNIPEG, CANADA. JULY 1983
Legacy Tobacco Documents Library
added Nov 16, 2015 16:42

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

GLANTZ: Ecig industry group has FDA deeming rule and guidance; Obama Administration should release it to the rest of us

The deeming rule...was leaked to the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association...TVECA has not made the deeming rule available ...Given that the rule is in the hands of the industry, the FDA shold level the playing field and release the rule, as subm
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 13, 2015 02:35

[Australia] CHAPMAN: Big Tobacco: ‘Of all the concerns, there is one – taxation – which alarms us the most’

Tobacco tax certainly raises revenue, but it is the single most important factor driving down smoking. It is a massively important win-win policy. Over decades, internal tobacco industry documents have repeatedly shown full awareness of this. Tobacco comp
The Conversation (au)
added Nov 12, 2015 12:06

KIMMELL: Why The Investigation Of ExxonMobil Matters

the tide turned on tobacco companies when state attorneys general banded together and through the legal discovery process, obtained previously confidential documents that starkly exposed tobacco companies’ intentional deception on the dangers of smoking.
Union of Concerned Scientists
added Nov 7, 2015 15:45

NYHAN: The Limits of the ‘Tobacco Strategy’ on Climate Change

The negative publicity and legal threats from these documents helped force the tobacco companies into a giant settlement with the states that had sued them. Unfortunately for environmentalists, it’s not clear if a similar legal strategy will prove as suc
New York Times
added Nov 6, 2015 20:07

[Botswana] African states rally for greater tobacco control

African states have been urged to unite in the war against tobacco consumption as ‘the common enemy’, the tobacco industry, is well-resourced...Uganda’s principal medical officer, who is also the tobacco control focal person in that country, Sheila Ndyana
Mmegi (bw)
added Oct 22, 2015 11:40

LOUAILLIER/McKIBBEN: Big Oil, Big Tobacco cause big trouble

The turning point for tobacco-related public-health policy came when the industry’s depravity became indisputable. Now, that moment has come for the climate movement. Exxon’s scientists were right: the effects of climate change on many communities are c
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Oct 11, 2015 20:16

INTERACTIVE: Tobacco’s Powerful Ally Inside the Chamber of Commerce

Thomas J. Donohue...has proven a powerful ally of the tobacco industry over the past three decades. ...Tobacco industry records made public as part of government litigation, which are detailed below, highlight the longevity of Mr. Donohue’s ties and the e
New York Times
added Oct 9, 2015 21:04

[Asia-pacific] A Few Victories For Liberals In Pacific Trade Pact

"This agreement is an historic recognition that tobacco is not just another consumer product – it poses an active threat to global health," said Sen. Richard Blumenthal..."So much about the Trans-Pacific Partnership remains unknown," said Blumenthal, who
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Oct 6, 2015 17:36
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