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Press Statement and letter to the Prime Minister from the five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster August 02, 2014

Press Statement from the five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster August 02, 2014 At a press conference today, five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster called upon the state and central governments to urgently respond to the juridical issues concerning […]

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Bhopal by Eduardo Galeano

  In the middle of the night, people woke up to a nightmare: the air was on fire. The year was 1984, and in the city of Bhopal, India, a Union Carbide Corporation factory exploded. None of the security systems worked. Or better put: profitability scarified safety by imposing drastic cost reductions. A crime termed […]

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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.