I was recently interviewed by a New York journalist, regarding the proposed outdoor smoking ban there. The resulting article (which I believe is on the front page of Westside Spirit) has now gone online and is well worth a read. My only quibble would be that the misspelling of my name makes me sounds like a character from the Lord of the Rings...
“This is almost a prohibitionist crusade now,” said Christopher Snowdo, one of the leading experts on the anti-smoking movement and author of Velvet Glove, Iron Fist: A History of Anti-Smoking.
Like hard-core pornography he said, “We are getting very, very close to it being prohibited without it being illegal.”
Do read the rest.