According to a new study by Dr. Eric Crosbie of University of Nevada, Reno and Dr. Laura Schmidt of the University of California, San Francisco, there are four key tactics the tobacco industry pursued in achieving preemption are now being modeled across abusive industries, and understanding them can be key in undoing and preventing the further proliferation of the food and beverage industry’s preemption push.

Together with you, Corporate Accountability stops transnational corporations from devastating democracy, trampling human rights, and destroying our planet. Read about what you've accomplished this month.

Cigarette smoke

In 2017, Philip Morris International launched a new foundation, called the “Foundation for a Smoke-Free World.” A “smoke-free” veil can’t hide that Big Tobacco is still the same industry… one that’s determined to addict a whole new generation of people to its new generation of products. You can help shut down PMI’s latest PR scheme , and make it pay for the harms it’s caused.

Convention hall of global tobacco treaty talks 2018

The global tobacco treaty presented a tool and precedent to hold corporations accountable for their abuses. Here’s why this concept is critical to meaningfully address the climate crisis.

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Your courage, vision, and determination stand out brightly as I reflect back on all that has happened in 2018. This ...