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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.

Past Imperfect: The Future of India’s Farmer Protests
February 19, 2021

Past Imperfect: The Future of India’s Farmer Protests

By Monika Mondal
After the violence on January 26, many had claimed the months-long protest would die out. That seems unlikely.
Dispatches From the India Farmers’ Tractor Rally
February 09, 2021

Dispatches From the India Farmers’ Tractor Rally

By Alina Tiphagne
Photos taken from the Ghazipur Border, New Delhi on a historic day of protests gone awry.

Rude Girl? Rihanna’s Tweet Draws Indian Foreign Ministry Response
February 03, 2021

Rude Girl? Rihanna’s Tweet Draws Indian Foreign Ministry Response

By Abhijnan Rej
Other celebrities also spoke out against the Modi government’s handling of the farmers’ agitation, unleashing a social media war – and a government overreaction.

India’s Protesting Farmers Aren’t Going Anywhere
January 20, 2021

India’s Protesting Farmers Aren’t Going Anywhere

By Sudha Ramachandran
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not a leader given to compromise. Has he finally met his match in India's farmers?

India’s Invisible Women Farmers
January 14, 2021

India’s Invisible Women Farmers

By Neeta Lal
The farmers' protests outside New Delhi have cast a spotlight on a traditionally overlooked group: the women who keep India's farms running.

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.
Protesting Indian Farmers Call for 2nd Strike in a Week
December 14, 2020

Protesting Indian Farmers Call for 2nd Strike in a Week

By Associated Press
Talks between farmers and the Modi government remain deadlocked as farmers refuse to compromise.

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.

India Farmers Intensify Protest Against New Laws with Strike
December 08, 2020

India Farmers Intensify Protest Against New Laws with Strike

By Associated Press
The ongoing protests have rattled the Modi government with farmers refusing to back down.

Inside India’s Farmer Protest
December 08, 2020

Inside India’s Farmer Protest

By Bhat Burhan
Scenes from the ongoing farmers' protest outside New Delhi, which shows no signs of dissipating.
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.

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