Tag Archives: Tobacco Control

Demonic Possession

Leo Zagami reckons that this nasty little girl is demonically possessed. At first I instantly dismissed the suggestion, because I don’t believe in the likes of devils and spirits and ghosts. But then I thought that actually he was quite … Continue reading

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Imposing The Same Values On Everyone

Breitbart: Labour Party members have backed “integrating” private schools into the public education system, effectively abolishing independent education, with the institutions’ assets being seized by the State and “redistributed” to other schools. They want to nationalise education. They want state-controlled … Continue reading

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Batshit Crazy Public Debates

I was listening yesterday to the historian David Starkey talking to Brendan O’Neill, and during it Starkey said (circa 22 minutes in) that the British PC elite “regard the people with complete contempt,” particularly the old, the working class, and … Continue reading

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Report A Hate Crime

Train of thought 1: The Tony Blair Institute for Global Change has released a report, Designating Hate: New Policy Responses to Stop Hate Crime, which recommends radical initiatives to tackle “hate” groups, even if they have not committed any kind of violent activity… The … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on Nationalist Populism

Steve Turley: “All over the world there’s been a massive blowback against the anti-cultural processes of globalisation” His latest video has someone smoking a cigarette: Steve Turley (and others) also often refers to the blowback as “nationalist populism.” Why should … Continue reading

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Is There A Tobacco Epidemic?

Thanks to Joe L, my good opinion of Melania Trump has taken a knock: Since when has there been “a growing epidemic” of e-cigarette use? She’s not the first to abuse the term. From the Foreword of the WHO Framework … Continue reading

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Reducing Military Fitness

Via the comments: Smoking and vaping is to be banned at the UK’s only Army training centre for teenage recruits. Hundreds of junior soldiers pass through the Army Foundation College (AFC) in Harrogate each year. Its commanding officer Lt Col … Continue reading

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