Big tobacco, new politics, and the nanny stateBMJ 2019; 365 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l4167 (Published 17 June 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;365:l4167
- Adam Moliver, psychiatrist
- Cheltenham GL53 7DN, UK
The BMJ’s investigation examines links between (Conservative) politicians and the Institute of Economic Affairs and the institute’s “bullish libertarianism” and denigration of the nanny state.1 “Nanny state” as a term of abuse should be actively countered.
Two elements of …