November 24, 2015

Smokers and vapers need to stand together because divided we fall

Over in the UK right now there appears to be some kind of animosity unfortunately developing between vapers and smokers. At first glance it looks as […]
November 21, 2015

We’re living in a madhouse with the inmates running the asylum

In my mid-teens I got talked into joining an obscure charity where on the last Sunday of every month, we visited the Cork Lunatic Asylum, as […]
November 20, 2015

Is it my imagination or are smokers more vocal than before?

I have just completed another Forest Eireann media tour, this time on the theme ‘Have smokers become second-class citizens?’ The radio audience feedback has been surprisingly […]
November 10, 2015

Is it me or are they off their heads?

‘Irish students as likely to try drugs as tobacco’ the Irish Examiner informed us this morning. The National Student Drug survey shows 82 per cent of […]
November 8, 2015

Second class citizenship

I was in a studio in Dublin this week for The Right Hook on Newstalk, discussing smoking and second class citizenship. Forest has prompted this debate […]