Tobacco Unfiltered

Michael Bloomberg Pledges Millions More for Global Fight Against Tobacco

Initiative counters an industry called "ruthless and devious" by WHO chief

Editor
Mar 22, 2012

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New York City Mayor and philanthropist Michael R. Bloomberg has pledged an additional $220 million to the global fight against tobacco use, bringing his total commitment to more than $600 million.

Mayor Bloomberg made the announcement at the 15th World Conference on Tobacco or Health in Singapore, where public health leaders from around the world are gathered to intensify their efforts against tobacco use, the world’s number one cause of preventable death.

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posted March 22, 2012

Stand With Us

We stand between the tobacco industry and millions of kids

Editor
Dec 21, 2011

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As we look ahead to 2012, we are more confident than ever that we can continue to beat back Big Tobacco’s continuing effort to hook a new generation of smokers by targeting kids.

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posted December 21, 2011

The Unfiltered Truth About Tobacco

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids launches new blog

Editor
Feb 10, 2011

Welcome to Tobacco Unfiltered, a new blog where you can find news and information about the global movement to reduce tobacco use and its terrible toll of death and disease.

We'll keep you up-to-date on the work of dedicated citizens and public officials in the United States and around the globe who are battling the world's leading cause of preventable death. And of course, we'll expose the tobacco industry's insidious marketing schemes and the smarmy political tactics it uses to block progress.

This blog is for and about the incredible community of people who work to save lives now and protect the next generation from the devastating illnesses caused by tobacco use.

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posted February 10, 2011

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