A Smoker's Lament

Thomson, Judith
October 1978
New Republic;10/14/78, Vol. 179 Issue 16, p16
Presents information on issues related to smoking. Opinion that smoking in enclosed places like elevators causes harm to non-smokers; View of the author that there is a limit to the extent to which one must rearrange one's life so as to avoid doing harm to others; Note on the cost of medical care related to smoking-induced diseases like lung cancer; Criticism of the heavy tax imposed on cigarettes.


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