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Policy to Protest: A Deeper Dive into the Kisaan Movement

Released Thursday, 14th January 2021
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Sup y'all, on this episode of The Bhangra Podcast we talk to Dr. Irfan Nooruddin, Director of the https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/programs/south-asi… (South Asia Center) at the https://www.atlanticcouncil.org/ (Atlantic Council) and Professor of Indian Politics in the http://sfs.georgetown.edu/ (Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service) at http://www.georgetown.edu/ (Georgetown University)
02:28 - Quick tldr about what's going on in India
03:30 - Explanation of the background behind the bills and how they will damage the farmers
14:27 - How and why did these bills come to be?
20:40 - The Green Revolution and relevant history
33:47 - The water crisis and farmer suicide crisis
39:12 - What can we do?
Intro Music by https://soundcloud.com/first-class-beats (First Class Beats) (Ram Mahalingam)
Outro Music https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNJiVuPmh9A&ab… (Kisaan Anthem)
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