SCIENCE, GREED, AND JUSTICE: AN UNBEATABLE COMBINATION
- Big tobacco's secret kiddie campaign. // Newsweek;1/26/1998, Vol. 131 Issue 4, p29
Looks at evidence proving that United States tobacco companies market cigarettes to minors. Internal documents from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco in which the executives behind the Joe Camel campaign revel in attracting so-called replacement smokers; Identification of 14- to 24-year-olds as the...
- Despite ban, films flaunt cigarettes. Lamb, Gregory M. // Christian Science Monitor;2/23/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 62, p9
Discusses the occurrence of cigarette brands in motion pictures, despite the agreement of the motion picture industry to stop accepting money from tobacco companies for product placement.
- The truth about big tobacco in its own words. Glantz, Stanton A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);08/05/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7257, p313
Editorial. Criticizes the secrecy surrounding British American Tobacco Company documents which are stored in a Guildford, England depository. Details of information contained in the documents; Allegations that tobacco companies have engaged in illegal smuggling as part of their marketing...
- Big tobacco forced to turn new leaf. Scherer, Ron // Christian Science Monitor;6/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 145, p1
Looks at a landmark tobacco settlement between the United States government and tobacco companies. When the agreement was worked out; Implications of the agreement if it is approved by the White House and Congress; Impact of the agreement on tobacco companies; Federal regulations which have...
- Kids and lawyers win big in tobacco settlement. Scherer, Ron; Siegel, Laura // Christian Science Monitor;6/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 145, p8
Focuses on who will gain from the settlement between the United States government and tobacco companies. Amount of money to be spent on anti-smoking programs for children; How nonsmokers, state governments, lawyers and medical companies will benefit.
- Farming tobacco overseas: International trade of U.S. tobacco. Nagy, Kate // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;3/16/94, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p417
Reports that most large multinational tobacco companies based in the United States are aggressively peddling their wares in less developed markets in Asia and Eastern Europe. Difficulty of the American government in impeding the efforts of tobacco multinationals; Increase of aggressive...
- Tobacco profits are buying off anti-smoking efforts. Begay, M.E.; Traynor, M. // Addiction Letter;Oct93, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p3
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- Smoked out. Bates, Eric // Mother Jones;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p27
Focuses on the influence of the American tobacco industry on media and politics. Article published in the `Mother Jones' periodical discussing the negative aspects of the industry; Efforts of cigarette companies to restrict investigations on the dangerous nature of cigarettes; Legal dispute...
- In search of a smoking gun. Duffy, Brian; Mallory, Maria // U.S. News & World Report;4/1/96, Vol. 120 Issue 13, p49
Updates the battle in the United States being waged against the tobacco industry. Philip Morris Co. being accused of manipulating nicotine levels by three former employees; The Castano class action suit brought on behalf of every allegedly addicted smoker in the country; The ability of the...