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“The Global Rose as Social Tool” in the NY Times

From columnist Roger Cohen:

  • "More and more people want a socially and ethically acceptable rose," according to a fair trade-certified rose-grower in Kenya.
  • "The carbon footprint of a Kenyan rose is much smaller than that of a Dutch rose grown with artificial heating and lighting."  We knew that.
  • And "Roses, refugees and righting African wrongs are linked. A rose that’s a social tool can smell as sweet."

Posted by on March 13, 2008 at 4:11 am, in the category Uncategorized.
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