This behavior is outrageous. Soda industry intimidation must stop.
The work that Dr. Cerón is doing in Colombia to increase the tax on soda and sugar-sweetened beverages matters. supports Colombia’s effort to fight against obesity and diabetes.
Big Soda acting like hybrid of Big Tobacco & drug cartels. Per ounce soda taxes save lives & reduce medical costs.
With #BigSugar operating like a drug cartel, how can international organizations support states in advancing #SodaTax?
As the soda industry tries to silence its critics, will continue to ensure that cities and nations get the support they need to level the playing field. #WorldDiabetesDay
Sad case study on how entrenched & powerful interests can literally kill (through obesity). "She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced" Léelo en espanol: or english ↓ .
“The industry sees sugary-drink taxes as an existential threat. It’s much dirtier, much more bare-knuckled.” - of
“The industry sees sugary-drink taxes as an existential threat.” Especially in #Colombia. #NCDs
Drug war: A nasty battle over soda taxes in Colombia, involving .org, via #philanthropy
Another great investigative report from on the nasty struggle between public health & #BigFood #BigSoda #NCDs #SSB
With obesity soaring, focus has turned to soda taxes. What happened in Colombia shows how ugly it can get.
With obesity soaring, focus has turned to soda taxes. What happened in Colombia shows how ugly it can get.
Thanks to #BigSoda in #Columbia, Dr. Esperanza Cerón has to put her life on the line to save lives from the scourge of #Type2Diabetes. In Colombia, soda is often cheaper than bottled water. Make no mistake - this is a manufactured disease.
The soda industry sure spend a lot of time suing, threatening and intimidating people to stop taxes they claim won't work 😉
Thanks to #BigSoda in #Colombia, Dr. Esperanza Cerón has to put her life on the line to save lives from the scourge of #Type2Diabetes. In Colombia, soda is often cheaper than bottled water. Make no mistake - this is a manufactured disease.
She Took On Colombia’s #Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced Important story via
When advocacy for a tax on sugary drinks can be life-threatening. Powerful article on unsavory industry tactics in Columbia, coauthored by at
With obesity soaring, focus has turned to soda taxes. What happened in Colombia shows how ugly it can get.
SSB companies playing very, very dirty against health advocates. She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
In #Columbia, like much of #LatinAmerica, the fight against #BigSoda is literally one of life and death.
'She took on Colombia's Soda Industry. Then She was Silenced.' Chilling feature on big food/sugar intimidation of local public health experts & scientists
This is an important story, and the latest in our ongoing series on global obesity. A harrowing tale.
#BigSoda apparently told Dr. Ceron of her life would be in danger if she kept challenging them. But she refused to be silenced.
. reports on the intimidation and censorship faced by proponents of a sugary drinks tax in #Colombia
Wow. The soda companies are fighting the Philly Beverage Tax ferociously, but this is taking it to new level. She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
#sugar #tax - the corporates have their power felt in Columbia...
She took on Colombia’s soda industry. Then she was silenced.
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced Leaked Coke email disclosing strategy on #BPA & #GMOs
An #NCDs advocate in #Colombia has learnt first-hand how dirty the sugary drinks industry can play: #obesity #nutrition #TomalaEnSerio #NCDvoices
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced Sugar/Soda aggressively combat taxes; intimidate/silence Drs who recommend <sugar. Kudos to cc
The latest installment from and : Proponents of a soda tax in Columbia face intimidation and censorship
Must see! New York Times #bigsoda tactics to protect their interests are scary #Colombia #Mexico #Sodatax #Sodakills #Obesity #Diabetes
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced. (The latest installment of our Planet Fat series, with )
In Colombia, soft drinks industry learns its intimation tactics from drug lords
Big Food/Big Sugar keeps playing dirtier and dirtier but at some point, as we know with efforts to squelch radicalization, it will only create even more opposition to one of the leading causes of our NCD pandemic
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced. via
Censorship and intimidation are still rife in Colombia. "She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced."
Thanks to & for linking to #CokeLeak in their powerful new story about how #BigSoda fights dirty!
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced. via
Even if only partly true this is horrific, unacceptable, irresponsible and completely undermining sincere efforts of industry engagement in #malnutrition battle. #obesity
And of course, this piece on #sodatax from #colombia is scary too. But those who care about the public good are often targeted!
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced. #bigsoda #phealth #hiap #sdoh #NCDs
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced. via commercial determinants of health
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
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She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
The battle over taxing sugar-sweetened beverages is becoming one of the world’s most ferocious policy brawls — a clash of science, politics & money
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced.
This article is shocking and eye-opening about how the the soft drink industry is playing very dirty to protect...
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Investigative piece in on the lengths to which the soda industry will go to avoid taxes on sugary beverages.
She Took On Colombia’s Soda Industry. Then She Was Silenced. devastating next installment in Planet Fat series