February 5, 2013

USA Today recently published a story that quoted Grassroots Change‘s Director Mark Pertschuk on the similarities between the tobacco industry and gun lobby’s dirty tricks. According to Pertschuk, these include “suppressing information, blocking research, targeting individual scientists and pushing for state laws that prohibit cities and counties from passing their own gun …

December 30, 2010

The New York Times, ANAHAD O’CONNOR, Published: December 29, 2010 A federal judge on Wednesday struck down a New York City law that would have forced all bodegas and convenience stores to post gruesome images of diseased lungs, brains and teeth in the shops to discourage people from buying cigarettes. In …