Unit 2: What's Menthol Got to Do with It?
- Explain how menthol works to increase the amount of nicotine used
- Learn about the history of how tobacco companies have targeted the African American community
- Discuss the political and social factors of the African-Americanization of menthol cigarette use
- Realize how menthol is a social justice issue
Menthol is a Social Justice Issue!
Teachers should download the PowerPoint for class presentation. Teachers should also download the accompanying activities for in-class activities. Speakers' notes are embedded in the PowerPoint. Activities are meant to be printed for students before class begins.