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Posted Fri May 16 2008: from The Post (Pakistan):
Prince Charles urges forest logging halt
The halting of logging in the world's rainforests is the single greatest solution to climate change, Prince Charles has said, reports BBC News. He called for a mechanism to be devised to pay poor countries to prevent them felling their rainforests. The prince told the BBC's Today programme that the forests provided the earth's "air conditioning system". He said it was "crazy" the rainforests were worth more "dead than alive" to some of the world's poorest people.
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The ApocaDocs say:
Jolly good. Tho, the "worth" isn't to the "poorest people." No, gov'n'r, it's the richest people who benefit most from the rapine of the world's rainforests.

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