in this great video. There's going to be a second part which should be uploaded the same day this blog is posted, and when it does I'll amend this post and add it here.
*UPDATE* it's out and has been added to this post.
The gist or TL;DW here is that big tobacco and big pharma has been sneakily shaping the landscape of the entire market they have had control over and most certainly do not want to give up. Using everything from junk science to straight up artificially installed C level employees on various organization boards these giant corporate organizations have woven the narrative around smoking since day 1.
This research is thorough and the video is really well done so I don't want to take away the potential views from GrimmGreen or bore you with my take on this, so here's the video.