Oil giant pollutes Africa

A Dutch court has rejected suit against Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell over oil pollution in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region. Corporations continue to pollute with impunity. Imperialist states reject legal recourse by citizens. Shell “happy” as Nigerian farmers and Friends of the Earth “flabbergasted” http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21258653 more: http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2013/01/30/business/30reuters-shell-nigeria-lawsuit-history.html?hp&_r=0

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