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27 11, 2017

Big Tobacco’s Court-Ordered Ads Make Their Debut

2017-11-30T14:58:32-05:00November 27th, 2017|

https://youtu.be/O8I39Yb2a_I ARTICLE BY: Jacqueline Howard for CNN POSTED: November 27, 2017 A wave of new tobacco ads debuted across prime-time television and published in newspapers this weekend, but they aren't promoting what you might expect. They are "corrective statements" that a federal court judge ordered tobacco companies in the United States to release to inform the [...]

10 11, 2017

One Big Way to Improve the Well-being of Military Veterans and Caregivers

2018-08-24T14:37:40-05:00November 10th, 2017|

Article by: Truth Initiative Posted: November 10, 2017 When Steve Schwab participated in a recent event honoring military service members and caregivers at a veterans facility in Pittsburgh, he noticed dozens of people outside smoking. “It’s ever-present,” said Schwab, executive director of the Elizabeth Dole Foundation and leader of its initiative, Hidden Heroes, which supports military [...]

8 11, 2017

Public Health Groups Champion Raising the Smoking Age to 21 Nationwide

2019-02-13T17:01:26-05:00November 8th, 2017|

Article by: Angelica LaVito, CNBC Posted: November 8, 2017 Five health and medical groups are supporting legislation that would raise the smoking age to 21 nationwide. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, the American Heart Association, the American Lung Association and the American Academy of Pediatrics endorsed bills introduced [...]

8 11, 2017

No Limits Beat: Issue #2

2017-11-10T12:48:11-05:00November 8th, 2017|

Regional Trainings     Have you been itching to get involved in the fight against Big Tobacco? Join us at the 2017 No Limits Regional Training sessions, coming to an area near you! These sessions will include useful information about No Limits, this year's theme and youth empowerment. youth will also have the opportunity to [...]

26 10, 2017

FTC Reports Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Marketing Rose to $8.9 Billion in 2015 – $1 Million Every Hour

2017-11-10T12:48:38-05:00October 26th, 2017|

Statement issued by: Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Posted: October 26, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – The Federal Trade Commission reported Wednesday that marketing expenditures for cigarettes and smokeless tobacco rose by 3.4 percent between 2014 and 2015, from $8.6 billion to $8.9 billion. That’s $24 million each day and $1 million every hour [...]

20 10, 2017

2017 Southeast Regional Training

2017-10-20T10:00:34-05:00October 20th, 2017|

When: November 11, 2017 Where: Firespring (1201 Infinity Court, Lincoln, NE) Big Tobacco has a long history of deceiving the public, hiding the truth, and targeting youth with its marketing. It’s time to do something about that. Youth have the power to stop the tobacco industry from addicting another generation. Unite with other youth from [...]

30 08, 2017

No Limits Beat: Issue #1

2017-11-01T14:21:40-05:00August 30th, 2017|

Summer Summit Recap By: Kamrin Edmonds Another Summer Activism Summit is in the books! No Limits held the 2017 Summer Activism Summit at the Divots Conference Center in Norfolk on May 30-31. This summit was held for those who were unable to attend the Fall Summit due to inclement weather. We bussed in over 35 students [...]

28 08, 2017

U.S. Senators Call for Menthol Ban

2017-08-30T11:04:18-05:00August 28th, 2017|

Article by: Angel Abcede for CSP Industry News Posted: August 28, 2017 WASHINGTON -- In a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), five U.S. senators called for a ban on menthol cigarettes, saying tobacco companies disproportionately target African Americans when promoting and marketing their products, according to the Associated Press. Sen. Edward Markey, [...]

9 08, 2017

No Limits Beat: Issue #4

2017-08-11T14:03:34-05:00August 9th, 2017|

Philip Morris USA By: Brooklyn Larimore It's mid-May, picture yourself standing in the streets of Richmond, Virginia: the home of Philip Morris, a tobacco town. You are protesting at the top of your lungs for more than an hour. Out of the entire year, you only have that one hour to make your voice heard. [...]

9 08, 2017

FDA to Expand Public Education Campaign

2017-08-11T11:44:02-05:00August 9th, 2017|

  Article by: U.S. Food and Drug Administration Posted: August 8, 2017 Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced it would pursue a strategic, new public health education campaign aimed at discouraging the use of e-cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) by kids. The agency plans to expand its “The Real Cost” [...]