#parents | #teensvaping | Taxes – NBC Bay Area

The World Health Organization estimates that a 10 percent rise in prices causes overall smoking rates to drop about 4 percent in high-income countries. Some states are relying on this strategy to work again ― this time to discourage consumers, especially teenagers and young adults, from using e-cigarettes and vaping…

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#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | The trolls are organizing—and platforms aren’t stopping them

What do trans women gamers, Jewish journalists, academics of color, and feminist writers have in common? All of them could find themselves targets of coordinated harassment campaigns simply because they have a presence online. Take the story of Trista (all names have been changed to protect privacy), a trans woman…

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#parents | #teensvaping | Minnesota sues Juul over ads targeting teens, ‘fraudulent’ practices

State officials announced they’d filed a lawsuit in Hennepin County district court alleging the e-cigarette company Juul Labs used marketing materials aimed at young people and violated Minnesota’s public nuisance law when it used misleading advertising. Gov. Tim Walz and Attorney General Keith Ellison flanked by students at a news…

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#parents | #teensvaping | Tuesday’s letters: traffic, vaping, quid pro quo, python hunting – Opinion – Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Bad planning worsens traffic in high season The night of Dec. 7, Sarasota was shut down once again by the blue flashing lights of police cars, blocking access to the center of the city. In addition, the city, county and Florida Department of Transportation have decided, in their great wisdom,…

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