Monthly Archives: September 2011

‘Won’t go quietly’

This is a song I wrote when I had just returned from a long trip. I didn’t intend to write a song, but I started playing my guitar and this just came out. Later, I traveled to India again and shot some footage with Sathyu Sarangi, who manages the Sambhavna Clinic in Bhopal. I merged […]

Read More

Bhopal: Fast Facts

The 1984 Union Carbide Gas Disaster On December 3rd, 1984, 8000 people in Bhopal, India, were gassed to death after a catastrophic chemical leak at a Union Carbide pesticide plant. More than 150,000 people (1) were left severely disabled – of whom 22,000 (2) have since died of their injuries – in a disaster now […]

Read More

We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.