Monthly Archives: October 2018

When Will the Polluter Pay?

The site of the Union Carbide/Dow plant in Bhopal continues to poison the local water supply. Health effects now extend into a third generation of Bhopalis. Restorative Action for Bhopal present a screening of feature documentary Bhopali with a panel discussion. Reading International Festival, Wednesday 17 October, 7.30pm.  Reading Quaker Meeting House, 2 Church St, […]

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‘The world is against them’: new era of cancer lawsuits threaten Monsanto (& others)

‘The world is against them’: new era of cancer lawsuits threaten Monsanto (& other glyphosate manufacturers) According to the Guardian: “In an historic verdict in August, a jury ruled that Monsanto had caused a man’s terminal cancer and ordered the agrochemical corporation to pay $289m in damages. The extraordinary decision, exposing the potential hazards of […]

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‘INSECTS’, at Brighton Pop-Up.

At a well-attended show at the ‘Brighton Pop-Up’ gallery on the town’s seafront, Elana Neil’s insect-based photography covered one wall attracting plenty of curiosity. Some images drew attention to the beauty of the creatures while others tended to the uncomfortable, even the grotesque. Elana’s exhibition also featured a photo of a well-known, large wall painting/graffiti […]

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Yoga for Bhopal- Get Involved!

Why not hold your own Yoga for Bhopal Event? We’re hoping to inspire yoga practitioners and studios to hold Yoga for Bhopal events on or around this year’s anniversary of the Bhopal Disaster which falls on December 2nd/ 3rd. In previous years, yoga studios all around the country have held events raising awareness of the […]

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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.