Why do opponents of vaping want to suppress or dismiss science?

We need to learn more, not less, about e-cigarettes.

“Woman Vaping on Electronic Cigarette” by Vaping360 is licensed under CC BY 2.0

E-cigarettes have fractured the tobacco-control community. Some researchers argue that vaping nicotine saves lives by helping smokers quit. Others say that e-cigarettes are dangerous, especially for young people. The debate is by no means settled.

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Marc Gunther

Marc Gunther

Reporting on psychedelics, tobacco, philanthropy, animal welfare, etc. Ex-Fortune. Words in The Guardian, NYTimes, WPost, Vox. Baseball fan. Runner.