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Dire Warnings by Big Tobacco on E-Smoking

By Matt Richtel

Source: New York Times

Tobacco companies, long considered public health enemy No. 1, have suddenly positioned themselves as protectors of consumer well-being in the digital age. 1,294 more words

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I hear that a drugs ‘king-pin'; from the ‘knights templar’ cartel in Michoacan state Mexico, has been caught. BUT methinks that this will do little, to curtail the illegal drug trade.. 141 more words

E Cigs Ban in NY

Wait wtf? New York is banning the sale of e cigs? Sort of but not really. They are looking to ban the sale of flavored e cigs and e liquids. 66 more words

Native Cigarette makers need to know what big tobacco learned in 2000 that canceled all lawsuits and actions against them

Commentary by Daniel J Towsey

Cigarette taxes are theft based on government lies, fraud and complicity in permitting deadly and harmful chemicals in big tobacco’s cigarettes. 431 more words

Agenda 21 And Global One World

Public Policy: Interest Groups & Big Tobacco

Interest groups, and the information that they disseminate, can be very influential in the policymaking process. For one thing, interest groups tend to operate in proximity of- or even alongside- other important actors in the policymaking process, such as congressional subcommittees and government agencies. 299 more words

Sales Data Confirm That Adult Vapers Prefer Nontobacco Flavors That Supposedly Appeal Only To Kids

I’m in my mid-50’s, and I quit smoking by vaping flavors with Mango, Lemon, Lime, Pear, Pineapple and Coconut.  But apparently a non smoker like Mr. 51 more words

Legislation

Tobacco CEOs push FDA to establish e-cig rules more quickly - Chicago Tribune

The gorilla in the room, pushing to eliminate the competition.  Will the government goof up what is potentially the most significant development in the fight to stop the tobacco companies strangle hold on people, around the world? 13 more words

Legislation