Category Archives: Political

More Pressure on Obama to Address Bhopal With Modi. Demonstration Planned in Washington DC

On Friday January 23rd, 2015 there will be a rally in front of the White House at 4:00pm. Amnesty International, the International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal, and other organizations will be asking that President Obama address Bhopal with Indian Prime Minister Modi, as a priority during their upcoming meeting. If you cannot attend PLEASE […]

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Amnesty International Asks Barack Obama To Discuss Bhopal Disaster With Narendra Modi

Amnesty International USA Chief of Staff, Margaret Huang said in a letter to Obama, dated January 12th: “I strongly urge you to discuss this issue with Prime Minister Modi and issue a joint statement addressing the steps that will be taken to clean up the site, treat survivors’ ongoing health problems and ensure those responsible […]

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Dow Chemical Blocks Shareholder Enquiry into Bhopal on 30th Anniversary of Disaster.

Amnesty International reports: (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – As we near the 30th anniversary of the devastating gas leak from the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) is still choosing to ignore the toxic legacy of the disaster. In stark contrast, survivors and residents of Bhopal have no choice but to live with […]

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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.