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Smoke screen: Indian film and television’s anti-tobacco obsession ($$)

The reason for this new obsession with the harms of smoking is a federal law passed in November 2011, mandating that all television programmes and films that show even one scene including oral or smoking tobacco use …
British Medical Journal
added Sep 3, 2013 02:36
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[UK] Gallaher Tobacco anti-plain packaging ad banned by watchdog

It also found that Gallaher had taken upper estimates to arrive at the £3bn figure and that this also included revenue losses for HRT products. On this basis, the ASA upheld the complaints and said that both ads could not be shown again. Paul Williams,
Marketing Magazine (uk)
added Apr 17, 2013 08:55
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[UK, USA] LETTERS: Calls for Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes

Flavors should be banned. Children and other nonsmokers should be protected from e-cigarettes’ toxic vapors. And childproof packaging should be required / In this unrestricted advertising environment, the Food and Drug Administration would be wise to tak
New York Times
added Sep 9, 2015 23:32
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Responses to antismoking radio and television advertisements among adult smokers and non-smokers across Africa: message-testing results from Senegal, Nigeria and Kenya

graphic health-harms ads developed and used in other countries could also be effective in African countries. This implies that adaptation would be a successful approach in Africa, where scarce resources for tobacco control communications can be focused on
Tobacco Control
added Sep 3, 2014 10:36
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Adweek Legacy Launches New Anti-Smoking Ads Targeted to Teens

The "Finish It" commercial is part of the Legacy's ongoing "Truth" campaign, which started in 2000 and is credited with stopping 450,000 teens from lighting up. The fast-paced TV spot sends a powerful message to teen smokers that they can be the generati
Ad Week
added Aug 27, 2014 19:40
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[New York] These Are The Herbal Cigarettes They Smoke On Mad Men

At the Mad Men Q&A at the Paley Center earlier this week, the cast discussed smoking on the show, noting they smoke herbal cigarettes made of "rose petals, marshmallow... no nicotine or tar." It's always been known they aren't puffing down real Lucky Str
The Gothamist [Blog]
added May 7, 2013 14:44
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Yabba Dabba Cough! Flashback to When The Flintstones Shilled Cigarettes

In 1970, Congress passed an Act banning the advertisements of cigarettes on television and radio. Although they never actually showed Barney getting lung cancer, in 1986, the Flintstones did a PSA for the American Cancer Association. In fact, when the se
Advertising Age
added Apr 3, 2013 13:34
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[California] New anti-tobacco ads for African American market unveiled

California Department of Public Health director and state health officer Dr. Ron Chapman has unveiled new ethnic-market advertisements that will continue to educate Californians on the harmful effects of tobacco use.
San Francisco Bay View
added Jan 14, 2013 11:38
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How anti-smoking ads went from ‘just say no’ to ‘damn the man’

During Sunday’s Grammys, two public service ads made a jarring argument for quitting smoking: Essentially, that Big Tobacco hates black people...framing quitting smoking as an act of resistance against The Man is more effective than trying to make the ar
Fusion
added Feb 16, 2017 00:58
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THE END OF TOBACCO? TRUTH® RALLIES TEENS TO HARNESS THEIR ONLINE INFLUENCE TO BECOME THE FIRST SMOKE-FREE GENERATION

the latest advertisements in its new Finish It campaign, titled “Unpaid” and “Response”. Both aired during the hugely popular MTV Video Music Awards broadcast – an annual music awards ceremony that attracts millions of viewers and sparks immediate cultura
American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 25, 2014 17:21
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