21 Oct '11, 9am

Torture and Abuse in the Niger Delta | Care2 Causes

Torture and Abuse in the Niger Delta | Care2 Causes

Big Oil companies have been notorious for trends of destruction and devastation for decades. Children have been left to bathe in water reeking of hazardous chemicals, animals have had their homes destroyed and disease runs rampant as factories continue to taint the air that people breathe. Most would agree that these acts are criminal to say the least, but where is the line drawn? When is enough enough? The lasting effects of oil pollution seem to have finally become all too much for natives of Ogoniland, the name of the region surrounding the Niger Delta. In addition to admittedly being involved in “ the world’s most wide-ranging and long-term oil clean-up,” Shell has also being accused of corruption and human rights abuse. Shell has inhabited Ogoniland for more than 50 years. Countless oil spills have left the area heavily contaminated and unsanitary, leaving behind trai...

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