- Making News: Russia to Reject the Kyoto Pact
Although President Bush has been criticized around the world for withdrawing US support for the Kyoto Treaty on Global Warming, Russia-s Vladimir Putin may deliver the fatal blow. Andrew Revkin, environmental reporter for the New York Times and author of Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast, says the treaty runs counter to Russian economic interests.
- Reporter's Notebook: Motion Picture Association to Teach Anti-Piracy in Schools
Hollywood has decided there's just no way that college students and teenagers can be persuaded not to cut into corporate profits by downloading free music and movies from the Internet. So, the industry-s latest target is 900,000 fifth graders around the country, with a school program in -digital citizenship.- Freelance writer Jon Regardie has more on the new program financed by the Motion Picture Association of America.
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