Video: #GoodNewsNextWeek – Parmesan Cheese Is As Good As Gold


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This week on GNNW: France says it’s a sin to waste food; Italian dairy raises €6M in cheese-backed bonds; and despite the fear-mongering, crime continues to drop.

Notes/Links:

Story #1: France Becomes First Country To Ban Supermarkets From Wasting Food
https://twitter.com/MichaelAlexisB/status/695604949875609600

France to Force Big Supermarkets to Give Unsold Food to Charities
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/may/22/france-to-force-big-supermarkets-to-give-away-unsold-food-to-charity

‘Dive! The Film’ – Living Off America’s Waste
http://www.divethefilm.com/default.aspx

Story #2: Italian Dairy Co-op Raised €6 Million After Selling Bonds Backed By Parmesan
https://twitter.com/7RobotsInc/status/695688448817152000

Italian Cheese Firm Sells Parmesan-Backed Bond
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-italy-bonds-parmesan-idUSKCN0VB1OQ

Story #3: Crime Rate Continued Its Decline In New York City During 2015
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/696442538832441344

Anxiety Aside, New York Sees Drop in Crime
http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/12/27/nyregion/anxiety-aside-new-york-sees-drop-in-crime.html