Monthly Archives: March 2016

Affiliate your Trade Union Branch, Council or Committee to Trade Union Friends of Bhopal ( Bhopal Saathi )

Your affiliation to Trade Union Friends of Bhopal will: • Support the Bhopal campaign in Britain and India targeting Dow and others culpable in denying justice to survivors. • Help fund (via the Bhopal Medical Appeal) the Sambhavna Trust Clinic, an innovative free clinic providing healthcare, therapies and community health interventions whilst reducing clinical dependency […]

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Eduardo Galeano

Eduardo Galeano and Bhopal

Among the most articulate of Bhopal campaign supporters, a super-continent away, was a greatly gifted man who died last year – the former political prisoner, journalist and author from Uruguay, Eduardo Galeano. He was considered, among other things, “global soccer’s pre-eminent man of letters” and “a literary giant of the Latin American left” and somehow […]

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Giles Clarke, #Dysturb

Bhopal Image Pasted up by #Dysturb

The image on the poster shown above, by Giles Clarke, was pasted up for the 9th edition of “Les Assises Internationales du Journalisme et de l’Information,” also known as the International Congress for Journalism & Information. The caption reads: Bhopal, India, November 29th, 2015: Ateeq, 15 years old, with his mother Shehnaz at home in […]

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A Tribute To Dr Anthony Carrigan

It is with profound sadness that we received news of the death on March 4th of our supporter Anthony Carrigan. Dr Anthony Carrigan was a Lecturer in Postcolonial Literatures and Cultures, at the University of Leeds. He published widely at the intersection of postcolonial studies, ecocriticism, and the environmental humanities. At the time of his […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont 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.