Climate crisis: Why do we need COP anyway?
21 October 2021 | 1:00 pm
With COP26 to get underway in Glasgow in a few weeks, let's assess what has been achieved — and what hasn't — over the past quarter of a century of climate conferences.
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A U.S. judge on Monday will begin hearing evidence on whether former South Carolina policeman, Michael Slager who was caught on video shooting unarmed black man, Walter Scott in the back should spend the rest of his life in prison.
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