Cigarettes, not guns or bombs, are the deadliest artefacts in history. If we want to save lives and improve health, nothing else readily achievable would be as effective as an international ban on their sale. For those who recognize the state’s right to ban recreational drugs such as marijuna and ecstacy, a ban on cigarettes should be easy to accept. Tobacco kills far more people than those drugs.
Should cigarettes be banned?
What do you think?