Bhopal as Corporate Sponsored Mass Murder Persuasive Essay by Top Papers

Bhopal as Corporate Sponsored Mass Murder
An examination of the Union Carbide gas leak disaster in Bhopal, India in 1984.
# 144090 | 1,000 words | 4 sources | MLA | 2009 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2009 in Business (Management) , Medical and Health (First Aid and Safety) , Ethics (General)


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The paper relates that the Union Carbide gas leak disaster in Bhopal, India in 1984 was the worst industrial accident in world history. The case is made that Union Carbide executives and Indian and American government officials were either complicit in the disaster or did little to bring guilty parties to justice. This accident is posited by the writer to be a case of corporate sponsored murder and torture due to all the people who have either died or have suffered permanent damage from the accident.

From the Paper:

"December 3, 1984 marks the day of the worst industrial disaster in world history. A Union Carbide pesticide plant in Bhopal, India leaked 42 tons of deadly methyl isocyanate (MIC) gas. Thousands were killed from by the initial leak and many more thousands perished in the years since then due to complications arising from exposure to MIC. The actual figures vary..."

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