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Affirming the global stature of India's farmers as they protest farm bills

They are the heroes of country's economic success story, and the authorities must address their misgivings about the agricultural reforms.

Indian farmers are protesting against the central government's recent agricultural reforms, which they fear will destroy their livelihoods.

THE storied saga of Indian farmers is worth retelling at a time when they have gathered in New Delhi in the thousands to protest the passage of agricultural legislation in September that they fear will destroy their livelihoods.

It is these same pilloried farmers that have helped Indian...

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