... an alternate lifestyle from the chemically induced nicotine cocktail provided by Big Tobacco only to further fuel addiction.
Sunday, December 11, 2011
Democracy in action?
EU accused of hiding support for snus!
A majority of Member States support prohibiting all forms of oral
tobacco, including snus, the European Commission categorically announced
in a press release in July. The basis for the statement came from a
"public consultation" on tobacco laws. There were a total 85,000
responses to questions surrounding snus, tobacco advertising and the
look of cigarette packages.
EU Health Commissioner, John Dalli, shortly thereafter made it clear to
ministers Göran Hägglund and Maria Larsson, that the Commission had
already decided to continue its export ban on snus. Read more...