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Bhopal Victims Hold Protest Olympics to Shame Dow Chemical
Bhopal Special Olympics held to counter Dow's greenwashing attempts at London games, say organizers
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Activists to Appeal U.S. Court’s Bhopal Verdict
Chemical giant's deadly gas leak has taken more than 22,000 lives
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Protest Is Coming to the London Olympics
To be in London, two months before the 2012 Summer Olympics, is to feel a bit like a fish in an aquarium, with people constantly poking at the glass. Cameras adorn nearly every street corner and police vehicles are more prevalent than double-decker buses. It’s easy to understand why many are saying...
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Has London 2012 Been Greenwashed?
Sponsorship deals with Dow Chemical and BP threaten to derail the Olympics' sustainable aims. It's not too late to cancel them
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Shell Wants To Sail With A Record That Is Totally Stale
I’m an artist. I love art. I create art. I get upset when someone tries to denigrate the very meaning of art. So I was outraged when I learned that on February 21 a group of Greenpeace pranksters installed a 131–feet long banner outside the National Gallery in London with text that reads “It’s No...
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WikiLeaks' Stratfor Dump Lifts Lid on Intelligence-Industrial Complex
WikiLeaks' latest release, of hacked emails from Stratfor, shines light on the murky world of private intelligence-gathering
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WikiLeaks Publishes 5 Million 'Shadow CIA' E-Mails
“Admit nothing, deny everything, make counteraccusations”
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Olympic Committee: Dow Not Responsible for Bhopal Tragedy
IOC to keep Dow Chemical as Olympics sponsor despite protests
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Thousands Protest in India Over Dow Chemical's Olympic Sponsorship
BHOPAL, India -- Thousands protested in India Saturday against the country's decision to compete in the London Olympics despite sponsorship of the Games by a US firm linked to the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy. Marking the 27th anniversary of the industrial disaster which killed tens of thousands of...
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Bhopal Survivors Protest Dow Chemical's Olympics Sponsorship
BHOPAL, INDIA—Hundreds of survivors of the world's worst industrial disaster burned effigies of two Olympics officials Friday to protest Dow Chemicals' sponsorship of the London Games. The protests were on the eve of the 27th anniversary of the disaster in Bhopal, India, where a Union Carbide...
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