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“We Are Stronger than Their Injustice”: Indian Farmers Strengthen Protest Amid COVID-19 Surge
July 22, 2021

“We Are Stronger than Their Injustice”: Indian Farmers Strengthen Protest Amid COVID-19 Surge

By Tarushi Aswani
Despite a severe COVID-19 outbreak and waning international attention, India's farmers are keeping up the fight.

India’s Top Court Suspends Implementation of New Farm Laws
January 13, 2021

India’s Top Court Suspends Implementation of New Farm Laws

By Associated Press
The move comes after weeks of disruptive protests by Indian farmers.
India’s New Farm Laws: Reform, Resistance, and the Road to Reconciliation
December 25, 2020

India’s New Farm Laws: Reform, Resistance, and the Road to Reconciliation

By Kriti Upadhyaya
The new agricultural reforms are a necessity for Indian farmers; the Modi government, however, must do more to allay their fears.

Indian Farmers’ Hidden Enemy: Disaster Capitalism
December 09, 2020

Indian Farmers’ Hidden Enemy: Disaster Capitalism

By Pascale Hunt
The government’s agricultural reforms threaten food and water security as well as deepening economic inequality in India.

Farmers Protests in India: Politics Over Economics?
December 04, 2020

Farmers Protests in India: Politics Over Economics?

By Milind Sathye
New laws around agriculture in India stand to significantly boost farmers’ incomes.

Indian Government, Farmers to Meet Again Over Highway Blockade
December 04, 2020

Indian Government, Farmers to Meet Again Over Highway Blockade

By Associated Press
There was some progress in talks between the government and protesting farmers six days after the blockade began.

On Economic Reforms, Modi’s Strength Is His Weakness
December 02, 2020

On Economic Reforms, Modi’s Strength Is His Weakness

By Mohamed Zeeshan
To revive its economy, India needs more democracy, not less.
Unfazed Indian Farmers Continue Protest Against New Laws
November 27, 2020

Unfazed Indian Farmers Continue Protest Against New Laws

By Associated Press
In September, India passed new laws that some farmers term unfair and against their interests.

India’s Second Plague: Locusts
May 25, 2020

India’s Second Plague: Locusts

By Neeta Lal
Already hard-hit by the coronavirus, India’s farmers are also battling a massive invasion of locusts.

India Elections 2019: Where Are Farmers in Gujarat’s Growth Model?
April 08, 2019

India Elections 2019: Where Are Farmers in Gujarat’s Growth Model?

By Vishal Arora and Dev Desai
Those in rural areas complain they have been left behind during Gujarat's era of growth.

Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
December 07, 2018

Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi

By Avinash Giri
More than 100,000 farmers from across India gathered in Delhi to demand action toward their plight.
Devinder Sharma on India's Agriculture Crisis
June 20, 2018

Devinder Sharma on India's Agriculture Crisis

By Avinash Giri & Shristi Sinha
The world's economic growth model is killing Indian farmers, says agricultural expert Devinder Sharma.

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