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Reviewing freedom of choice, as plain packaging tobacco rules considered

 07 Jun 17
Freedom of choice flies out the window when so-called ‘bad' choices can summarily be overruled or interfered with by government.…

Media release: World No Tobacco Day: 31 May 2017 – FOCUS: Plain Packaging

 30 May 17
“Consumers, by definition, include us all. They are the largest economic group in the economy, affecting and affected by almost every public economic all.…

Business Day column: Beware the ‘fascist incest fest’ that will be the WHO’s COP7 tobacco meeting

09 Nov 16   Leon Louw
Who is WHO? Because of the answer, you should adopt the "brace position" suggested by airlines before a crash.…

Business Day column: Beware the ‘fascist incest fest’ that will be the WHO’s COP7 tobacco meeting

09 Nov 16   Leon Louw
Who is WHO? Because of the answer, you should adopt the "brace position" suggested by airlines before a crash.…

The rise of illicit tobacco

07 Nov 16   Roger Bate
The World Health Organization meets next week in Washington DC and will discuss the rise of illicit cigarettes, which are increasingly caused by WHO efforts against smoking.…

Big Brother is watching you

02 Aug 16   Joe Louw
Big Brother is watching you. Do not despair. You do not have to make decisions for yourself anymore: Big Brother will do it for you. In 1949, in his book Nineteen Eighty-Four, George Orwell predicted a totalitarian state with continuous mass surveill…