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[Africa, Burundi, Kenya, UK] The secret bribes of big tobacco

Panorama found British American Tobacco illegally paid politicians and civil servants in countries in East Africa... BAT made illegal payments to two members and one former member of the World Health Organization's (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Co
BBC Online
added Nov 30, 2015 17:03
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[UK] Simon Cowell pays £100 PER cigarette for lighting up at The X Factor studios... as he refuses to smoke outside

Due to the judge's tight time schedule during filming, and his love of tobacco, the 56-year-old has been forced to light-up in the studio during the advert breaks - despite it being classed as a place of work....'Over the course of a series we're talking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 29, 2015 15:12

ARCHIVE: Lowell Bergman on Why Mike Wallace Really Hated ‘The Insider’ (Exclusive)

Mike Wallace hated Michael Mann's "The Insider" complaining that the film took too many dramatic liberties with the story of CBS' decision not to air a "60 Minutes" segment on tobacco whistleblower Jeffrey Wigand over fears of a lawsuit.
added Nov 27, 2015 23:47

[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Anti-smoking drive irks smokers' group

The nation's largest smokers' group, "I Love Smoking," which has some 100,000 members, said Wednesday that the Ministry of Health and Welfare "has violated smokers' human rights by branding smoking, which is a personal preference, as a sin." "The minist
Korea Times (kr)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:21

[Korea - South, UK] S Korea: Health ministry advert angers smokers' group

Smokers in South Korea are protesting against a hard-hitting new government advert which equates buying cigarettes with buying has riled the country's largest smokers' group, an online community called I Love Smoking, which has previously ch
BBC Online
added Nov 25, 2015 17:20

Nikki Bella Has A New Anti-Smoking PSA, And Here's Why We Want More

WWE Diva Nikki Bella is the latest to contribute to the U.S. government’s ‘The Real Cost’ anti-smoking campaign... I’m weirdly into it. Like I want her to just keep listing all of the reasons she has not to smoke. Give me a full Total Divas episode of her
added Nov 24, 2015 21:11

‘Soda Politics’ and ‘Saving Gotham’

The book’s most interesting section recounts a multiyear campaign to bring down New York’s smoking rate through a series of antismoking TV ads. In 2006, the data-obsessed Frieden noted a sudden decline in the smoking rate among Hispanic men. It was thank
New York Times
added Nov 23, 2015 20:41

Vaporized - Youth and young adult exposure to e-cigarette marketing (PDF)

Five brands (blu, MarkTen, NJOY, Vuse and Fin) account for 95% of total category spend. The three brands with highest advertising expenditure in 2014 — MarkTen, blu and Vuse — are all owned by Big Tobacco companies.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 23, 2015 17:16

vaporized: majority of youth exposed to e-cigarette advertising

More than eight of 10 youth and young adults saw e-cigarette advertising in 2015, according to Vaporized: Youth and Young Adult Exposure to E-Cigarette Marketing, a new report from Truth Initiative
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 23, 2015 17:14

[France] Late-Night Hosts Respond to the Paris Attacks on a Serious Note

Colbert offered the following suggestion. “If it makes you feel a connection to the people of Paris, go drink a bottle of Bordeaux...Eat a croissant at Au Bon Pain. Slap on a beret and smoke a cigarette like this. Go eat some French fries, which I am now
New York Times
added Nov 17, 2015 14:29
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