This episode is the first in what we hope will be a new series called, ‘Authentic Voices’, where we speak with individuals in communities across the US to hear how their lived experiences and interactions in the retail environment impacted their journey with tobacco. In this episode, we speak with Shaun Pryor, a Chicago-native and … Read More
Category: Personal Narrative
In this episode, we talk with Jake Wilson, a junior and statistics major at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, who has been taking a service-learning course titled “Tobacco and America,” which “examines the complex significances of tobacco—a plant of great local importance to North Carolina—by placing it in a variety of historical, … Read More
This animation was made by Sally Mo, a student at Brooklyn Technical High School about tobacco proliferation in the Bensonhurst neighborhood of Brooklyn in NYC. See more videos about tobacco proliferation made by high school students working with NYC Smoke Free here: http://nycsmokefree.org/article/students-deploy-digital-art-expose-big-tobacco
This animation was made by Jackie Shi, a student at Queens High School for the Sciences at York College about tobacco proliferation in the Bayside neighborhood of Brooklyn in NYC. See more videos about tobacco proliferation made by high school students working with NYC Smoke Free here: http://nycsmokefree.org/article/students-deploy-digital-art-expose-big-tobacco
This animation was made by Ronnica Baptiste, a student at Science Technology and Research Early College High School at Erasmus about tobacco proliferation in the Carnarsie neighborhood of Brooklyn in NYC.
Our kids should grow up without tobacco in their faces. In New York State, tobacco companies spend more than a half a million dollars every day to place promotions in stores where kids can see them. And the more they see, the more likely they are to start smoking.
“The poorer the people, the cheaper the poison.” Dr. Phillip Gardiner P.H. This short-form documentary explores the health and community effects of the consumption of flavored small cigars and cigarillos in South Central, Los Angeles. Extremely cheap, accessible and appealing to mass audiences, flavored small cigars and cigarillos have become the tobacco of choice for … Read More
In Klamath Falls, Oregon, Vanessa Serrato, owner of Mexico Video Market, is committed to maintaining a smokefree business. She is one of many Oregonians seeking a healthier community and, by refusing to sell tobacco products, she can protect children from the dangers of smoking and assure customers that her small business will not sell harmful … Read More
Clearway Minnesota and Breathe Free North gives you the low-down on menthol cigarettes, why they’re a problem, and how the tobacco industry has targeted the African American community with these product.
Teens react to old cigarette commercials and discuss smoking. Old, New, and in the Future. We talk about Vaping, Cigarettes, Ads, and more!