Lamps in the Night

In the winter of 1984, a Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India malfunctioned in the morning darkness. ¬†Poor maintenance and disabled safety systems took a savage toll as a cloud of toxic gas blanketed a sleeping city. ¬†More than 2,000 nearby slum-dwellers never woke up in their shacks. And a further 510,000 who survived, … More Lamps in the Night