Coronavirus and tobacco industry duplicity

April 20, 2020

Lately, tobacco corporations have been getting special mention in the news just like they have always wanted. They crave the publicity. From donations to governments, unverified claims of new vaccines and proposals for partnerships, among others, one thing is certain: The same companies whose products kill an estimated eight million people annually, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO), are now jostling to be in the saddle of public health policy.

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