Category Archives: Arts

Bhopal – A Silent Picture

Foreword to Samar Jodha’s forthcoming exhibition by Dominique Lapierre How thrilled I am to learn that Samar S. Jodha, one of the photographers I admire the most, is offering his talent to the cause of the Bhopal tragedy! His photo-installation is a striking document which will contribute to perpetuate the memory of an apocalyptic event […]

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BHOPALI a Winner at SLAMDANCE!

BHOPALI took home the “Audience Award” and the “Grand Jury Best Documentary Award” at the 2011 Slamdance Film Festival last night (Jan 27) in Park City, Utah. I want to personally thank all of the Slamdance staff for their help and for including BHOPALI in your festival this year.  The experience has been amazing. Thank […]

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Yes!

I am a rabid optimist. For me, Every tree that continues to stand, Every stream that continues to flow, Every child that runs away from home, As an indication That the battle Is not only on, It is being won. Possibly you will tell me About the nuclear arms race. And all I can tell […]

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Human Rights in a Posthuman World

Upendra Baxi is an exciting and challenging legal scholar. Until last year he served as Professor of Law in Development at the University of Warwick. He has been the Vice Chancellor of University of Delhi (1990-1994), prior to which he held the position of Professor of Law at the same university for 23 years (1973-1996). […]

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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.