Category Archive: Environment

From truth-out.org

Memories of Hope in the Age of Disposability Tuesday 28 September 2010 by: Henry A. Giroux, t r u t h o u t | Op-Ed Census Data: America Got Poorer in 2009… Continue reading

Public Mobilization for a Nuclear-Free World

Lawrence S. Wittner surveys the current state of movements and mobilization for a nuclear weapons-free world. Wittner is professor of history at the State University of New York/Albany and a contributor to Foreign… Continue reading

Millennium Development Goals: A Travesty of Justice

Prasenjit Bose opines on the UN’s Millennium Development Goals. Bose, a PhD in Economics, is associated with the Communist Party of India (Marxist). The article was first published at http://pragoti.org on 20th September… Continue reading

पानी के रास्ते में खड़े हम

इन पंक्तियों के लेखक अनुपम मिश्र पानी बचाने के पारंपरिक उपायों को लेकर लगातार सक्रिय हैं. उनके बारे में विस्तृत जानकारी यहाँ उपलब्ध है. उनका पता है: संपादक, गांधी मार्ग, गांधी शांति प्रतिष्ठान,… Continue reading

Environmental & Labour Groups Denounce IMO’s Treaty & FTAs

Alang workers live & work in Guantánamo Bay like condition UN Special Rapportour Shocked by Dumping of Obsolete Ships on Gujarat Beach & Workers’ Plight Gujarat Maritime Board takes Central Team on Ship-breaking… Continue reading

The Myth of Peaceful Nuclear Power

Author of this post Karl Grossman is a professor of journalism at the State University of New York/College at Old Westbury and host of the nationally syndicated TV program Enviro Close-Up. His website… Continue reading

Delhi’s Water Greed Wont Drown the Himalayas, Say Villagers in Malhaan, Himachal

This is a note on the proposed Renuka Dam and its impact on the area released by distinguished activists Ramu Ramdas and Lalita Ramdas. Admiral Ramdas, former Chief of Naval Staff, and Smt… Continue reading

Letter to NHRC on Nuclear Liability for IAEA’s Treaty

  24th August, 2010  Justice Shri K.G. Balakrishnan The Chairperson National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Faridkot House, Copernicus Marg, New Delhi Sub: Human rights violations from nuclear damage – its impact on human… Continue reading

Double-Dealing in Nuclear Liability Bill

Gopal Krishna, the author of this article, is an activist. He runs ToxicsWatch Alliance, Ban Asbestos Network of India (BANI), IMOWatch, MediaVigil & WaterWatch Alliance.   Nuclear Liability Bill for IAEA’s compensation treaty,… Continue reading

South Africa: FIFA forbids free speech at World Cup

by Patrick Bond July 7, 2010/ http://links.org.au/node/1779   Acting against our alleged “ambush marketing” and “incitement” (sic), the South African Police Service, newly augmented with 40,000 additional cadre for the World Cup, detained… Continue reading

Learning from Bhopal

-D.Raghunandan (Delhi Science Forum) http://newsclick.in The Bhopal verdict has exposed the soft ugly underbelly of the entire Indian judicial, regulatory, administrative and corporate governance systems, not to mention the scandalous behaviour of the… Continue reading