News items update!

05-Jan-2010

MEC Managing Editor, Jeremy Smith, writes:

January 5th Canadian forests offer giant carbon storage

This news item is about plans in Canada to protect 100 million hectares of forests from logging, mining and oil drilling.

December 29thIndia grows its crop of billionaires

This news item is about a debate in over the growing economy and the country’s increasing number of billionaires.

December 22ndGerman banker labelled Robin Hood

 

This news item is about an employee at a German bank who took money from the rich to give to the poor.

All three news items were adapted for MEC from a news article originally published in the Guardian Weekly.

You can find these stories in the News Items section on your Work Area screen.

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