The shameful history of the anti-smoking crusade, by Christopher Snowden

Nowadays anyone who declares they know what’s better for people than the people themselves is halfway to getting a law passed. Everyone knows about Prohibition, but the anti-smoking crusade has been a liberty destroyer of similar magnitude. From Christpher Snowden at

Jacob Grier’s The Rediscovery of Tobacco shows how the war on smoking has been built on junk science, class snobbery and plenty of cash.

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