The oil spill no one cares about, like our Bhopal disaster

BIG oil spills are no longer news in the Niger Delta, where the wealth underground is out of all proportion with the poverty on the surface. This once-verdant area has endured the equivalent of the Exxon Valdez spill every year for 50 years by some estimates. The oil pours out nearly every week, and some swamps are lifeless.
Read this
http://www.theage.com.au/world/large-oil-spills-are-old-news-in-the-niger-delta-20100617-yjnf.html

Looks like the world has multiple standards

1. For the white world
2. One for the black world
3. In India we have one for Delhi and metros and the chatterati, literatti, and celebrities
4. We have another for Bhopal

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