Tag Archives: DOW

Will justice ever be served?

Today India’s Supreme Court has rejected a request to re-open the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster case in order to impose harsher sentences on the accused. Last June minimal jail sentences were given to seven former managers of the Union Carbide … Continue reading

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Will he finally pay???

Delhi court on Wednesday allowed the CBI to seek extradition of Union Carbide Corporation chairman Warren Anderson, an accused in the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy case, from the United States. “Considering the entire facts in its holistic perspective and sentiments … Continue reading

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Bhopal survivors die after drug trials

The disgusting truth of the impact of drug trials run at the Bhopal Memorial Hospital, orginally set up to help survivors. http://twocircles.net/2011feb11/10_bhopal_gas_victims_die_after_drug_trials_them_ngos_demand_probe.html

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We need YOU!

Fancy helping out and getting in shape for a good cause? Well then sign up to run our 10k! February is an uninspiring month what with the rain, cold, and short days. We all need a little persuasion to encourage … Continue reading

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Sign Up!

This is a petition started by the creator of Bhopali – Max Carlson – and is a petition to President Obama demanding DOW / Union Carbide clear up the site that is still causing massive problems. To this day the … Continue reading

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Yes Men? Yes, please. (via Cultural Spelunking)

Heaven help me, I do love a little bit of civil disobedience. Especially when it is as clever, well-timed, well-executed and generally just as ingenious as this example by The Yes Men. Please take a minute to avail yourself of … Continue reading

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The Bhopal Disaster: an ongoing tragedy (via P U L S E)

by Saffi Ullah Ahmad Recent talk surrounding BP’s oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico due to corporate negligence has drawn light on the Exxon Valdez disaster and one which devastated one of India’s poorest regions with its effects still … Continue reading

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Torchlight Rally in Bhopal on the 26th Anniversary

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No More Bhopals

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Some interesting claims by Liveris…

http://www.tradingmarkets.com/news/press-release/dow_the-dow-chemical-company-becomes-worldwide-olympic-partner-1045947.html … DOW apparently have a “long standing commitment to global sustainability” and the partnership formed between DOW and the International Olympic Committee is “about peace, progress and the world coming together to celebrate our comon humanity” Leveris. Really?!?

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