Present this week, during the event Red Ribbon Rally alongside the Breaking Bad actor, Dean Norris, Melania Trump didn't hesitate for a single second to rush into the vaping criticism. In her speech, she does not hesitate to mix “drug addiction” and “e-cigarette” by asking parents to educate their children on this subject.
This is not the first time that the Trump family has stood out by taking up the issue against vaping. After Donald et Ivanka, it's today Melania Trump who benefited from the event Red Ribbon Rally (Red Ribbon Week), an alcohol, tobacco and other drug prevention awareness campaign in the United States to tackle the hot topic of the moment: e-cigarettes.
During her speech, Melania Trump said she hoped to promote the fight against drugs in schools in the United States.
« I am very happy to be here and to have the opportunity to speak about the importance of being drug free and helping to spread the message of Red Ribbon Week.« , she said. « Today, we have an opportunity to take proactive measures to eliminate substance abuse and addiction among our youth. During Red Ribbon Week, students can sign a pledge that, if honored, will have a lasting positive impact on their lives and the lives of others, their friends and peers. »
« We must continue to encourage teens and young adults who have become addicted to have the courage to admit it, talk about it and ask for help. This also includes the addiction associated with electronic cigarettes and vaping.“, She declared. " It is important to me that we all work to educate children and families about the dangers associated with this habit. The commercialization of this addictive product in children must stop." page (in French).