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September 17, 2009

Pollution in China - October 10 at 7 pm

The film showing is FREE and open to the public.

Date: October 10, 2009
Time: 7 pm
Place: Angell Hall, Auditorium A
(enter via glass doors at fishbowl, off diag)

Televisio de Catalunya; 2008; China; 30 minutes (Mandarin with English subtitles)

Since the economic reforms of the 1980s, runaway economic growth has turned China into a major creator of pollution. While the Chinese government tries to grapple with its growing environmental problems, rising discontent among the masses augurs political changes. A look at the cities of Chongqing and Linfen and the rise of environmental grassroots campaigns in these cities.

Posted by kanepark at September 17, 2009 05:47 PM