27 June 2018

The problem with Scotland’s war on smoking

SNP plans for a ‘tobacco-free’ nation smack of petty authoritarianism.

6 June 2018

Plain packaging is plain stupid

It has boosted the black market while failing to stub out smoking rates.

22 May 2018

YouTube’s anti-vaping purge

The war on e-cigarette advertising sets a dangerous precedent for free speech online.

Ireland’s nanny-state evangelists

There’s nothing these moral crusaders won’t do to save us from ourselves.

2 May 2018

The senseless war on snus

Why does the EU want to snuff out smokeless tobacco?

13 February 2018

Turning teen smoking into forbidden fruit

Thanks to the bans and warnings, cigarettes have never been more alluring.

15 November 2017

No, Big Tobacco is not murdering people

The latest wheeze of anti-smoking zealots is their maddest yet.

27 June 2017

How the smoking ban killed off the local boozer

Working-class pubs have been decimated by this petty policy.