The government wants to pass a Bill that does away with some of the Land Acquisition Act’s most important features and could affect many of your human rights.
Dow has so far shown complete disregard for the Indian justice system. The Indian and US governments have a responsibility to ensure that US companies are held accountable for human rights abuses elsewhere in the world.
Plans to mine bauxite and expand a refinery in Orissa, eastern India, have thrown the lives of local communities into turmoil.
On 3 February, armed police officials and a government official used unnecessary force to disperse protesters in Govindpur village.