The American people would be better served if high government health
officials and private interest groups which encourage them abandoned the
myth of "waging war" against diseases and their alleged causes.
H.R. Kornegay - President of the Tobacco Institute, 1979
The tobacco industry internal documents "have shown how, during the past two
generations, tobacco companies have targeted children,
suppressed scientific research on less-hazardous cigarettes and
lied about how deadly and addictive cigarettes are."
Edward Sweda, senior attorney of the Tobacco Control Resource Center