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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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World Water Day

As I sip on my clean, filtered water, having had my morning shower and turned on the washing machine, I can’t help but ponder on the differences between my life and those who have to walk for 3- 10 hours … Continue reading

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World Water Day- 22nd March- A question of Oil and Water

Next Tuesday is World Water Day, a day that aims to draw attention the facts surrounding the inadequate access to clean and safe drinking water for over 1 billion people in the world. The initiative started in 1992 after a … 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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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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Bhopal: “A Story of Corporate Greed & Profit” (via WEB OF EVIDENCE: WHAT THEY DON’T WANT YOU TO KNOW)

Coalition against Bayer Dangers (Germany) Nov 10 2009 Interview with Rachna Dhingra, International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal (ICJB) Rachna Dhingra, 32, originally from Delhi, was just six years old when the world’s worst industrial disaster struck Bhopal in 1984. … Continue reading

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Children against Carbide

Proving age doesn’t matter! Bhopalis will not stop until justice is realised.

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