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Blowing Smoke-Big Tobacco Targets Blacks

From giving free cigarettes to children to aggressive marketing tactics, Black Americans have been in Big Tobacco’s crosshairs for decades.

This episode of FACEism uncovers how menthol cigarettes were used to lure minority communities into addiction. Comedian Dave Chappelle was even caught in Big Tobacco’s web…and you’ll never believe at what age.

Find out in Blowing Smoke.