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2014-05-14 12:30:01

WASHINGTON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080918/CFTFKLOGO A startling report issued today by Human Rights Watch details yet another way in which the tobacco industry exploits and harms children: the use of child labor on tobacco farms in the United States. Based on interviews with 141 child tobacco workers ages 7 to 17, the report documents how these children...

2014-05-14 00:22:16

Joseph A. Califano, Jr., former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, Carter Administration and Chairman, Citizens' Commission to Protect the Truth NEW YORK, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "The human rights watch report, "Tobacco's Hidden Children: Hazardous Child Labor in U.S. Tobacco Farming," reveals that the tobacco industry's exploitation of children extends well beyond its efforts to lure children to start smoking and hooking them on nicotine. This...

2013-07-05 23:00:31

Cigar Advisor Magazine is a digital publication dedicated to providing entertaining and informative content to cigar enthusiasts all over the world. The magazine has just released their July 2013 issue which contains the latest piece by cigar-maker Nick Perdomo in his series on tobacco farming and blending cigars. Easton, PA (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 The all-new Cigar Advisor is an online cigar magazine that brings a fresh, irreverent, and down-to-earth perspective on all things cigars to...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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