WAMC New York News
Wed March 1, 2006
Youth Recruit Parents to Fight Smoking in Movies
By Pat Bradley
Plattsburgh, NY – A youth led anti-smoking movement began a campaign yesterday to educate parents about the amount of smoking occurring in movies and asking their elders to help them fight the movie industry to remove tobacco from films. Their newest campaign calls for parents to fill out postcards to the Motion Picture Association of America to get smoking out of G, PG and PG-13 rated movies. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.