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Monday, 15 January, 2007

  • Newsnight
  • 15 Jan 07, 06:01 PM

msbag203100.jpgMarks and Spencer aims to become completely environmentally friendly by 2012 - Ethical Man asks if the company can achieve it.

Plus: David Grossman looks at Dr John Reid's progress at the Home Office in light of the recent foreign offenders fiasco; Iraq executions and the US troop surge plan explained; and Will Hutton on China (our latest book club tome).

Jeremy will be hosting all of that at 2230GMT on BBC Two and on the Newsnight website - leave your thoughts below.

The Writing on the Wall - Will Hutton

  • Newsnight
  • 15 Jan 07, 04:49 PM

hutton203bookclub.jpgIn The Writing on the Wall, Will Hutton looks at the uneasy relationship between China and the West in light of the former's phenomenal economic growth - seen by many Western analysts as a threat.

Hutton argues that the West should embrace China and seek to promote better governance within the country by adhering to fundamental principles such as the rule of law as an example of progress.

Read extracts here and leave your comments below.

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