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The major tobacco companies have agreed to pay  $30 million in advertising across 35 White and Hispanic news publications and websites aiming to expose their deceit when it comes to the danger in smoking.  You would think that black media would be the first on the  list to send this new message out considering how much money and effort the companies put into heavily promoting smoking in areas of African American population. So is this just a mistake?

 Cloves C. Campbell, chairman of the National Newspaper Publishers Association, spoke with “NewsOne Now,” and said that the exclusion of Black media shows that the Black community is continuing to be devalued.

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