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Anti-smoking laws challenged by Philip Morris? How wrong can it go?

The tobacco giant Philip Morris is suing Uruguay for having some of the best anti-smoking laws in the world, and there’s a good chance it could win, unless we step in. 575 more words


Illegal Smokers Meet Black Man in Forest

The Scarlet Letter (1934) Preview

“Wilt thou go with us tonight! There will be a merry company in the forest, and I well-nigh promised the Blackman that comely Hester Prynne should make one.” Thus said old Mistress Hibbins in Nathaniel Hawthorne’s tale, … 817 more words

Ye Olden Blue Laws

In the 1920s, after Prohibition came into existence, next on the list of targeted habits was smoking. Foremost in demanding the elimination of tobacco was the Women’s Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). 633 more words

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Thursday 5th May 2014

Gerry Adams calls on Irish Government to reopen the ‘Hooded Men’ case


A documentary alleges British lied over interrogation methods used in 1971… 1,941 more words