The United Pro Choice
In Calling for FDA Legislation to Reduce Nicotine Addiction, Anti-Smoking Organization is Full of It; And Devoid of Integrity. By Michael Siegel. What's far more important is that we restore some integrity to the movement. I should be able to wake up and feel proud to be a member of the tobacco control community, not ashamed.
South Carolina: The state won't let communities enact their own no-smoking laws, despite efforts by lawmakers in the two largest cities - Columbia and Charleston - to do just that.
Tom Oyler: Is there a new edict that what goes on in the classroom stays in the classroom? Lately, I have the impression that the little one has been told not to discuss with adults what she is being told in the classroom.
Canada: Anger speeds decline in lung function.
Bhutan: Bumthang not the only dzongkhag selling tobacco. Only change is the price.
Scotland: Bars Body Odours, pumps in perfume.
Scotland: Bingo demands back money lost from ban.
Spain: Will designate smoking areas.
UK: Hospitals fail to cut out smoking.
World: Doctors Want Drugs Against Smoking.
AL: Huntsville Antismoking Extremist Alert.
CO: Durango Patrons light up after Orios Roadhouse wins 1st round of legal fight.
CO: Coalition For Equal Rights fights 8 week old ban after 80% loss of business.
IL: Elgin ban exceptions urged.
IL: Machesney Park says NO to ban.
IL: Macon County Passions flared.
IN: Allen County would stomp all over local businesses.
IN: Kokomo says YES to smoking in bars.
KY: Churchill Downs Anti Extremist Alert.
MA: Private clubs oppose smoking ban.
MO: Overland Park exemptions for private clubs.
NC:Nursing home residents regain right to smoke.
NE: Lexington ban is on the ballot.
OH: Massillon Antismoking Extremist Alert.
PA: Health Advice Decidedly Unhealthy.
TX: Austin bar owner allows smoke to stay open.
TX: RJR Wins Suit, twice now.
VA: Governor Kaine threat to business.
WV: Wheeling Island Bar Files Smoke Suit.
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THE ANTI-TOBACCO RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
1. Choose an industry.
2. Regulate the industry.
3. Tax the industry.
4. Sue the industry.
When one source of money dries up, return to Step 1 and repeat.
By S. Phillipe