Why Are Indian Farmers Protesting the Liberalization of Indian Agriculture?

Why Are Indian Farmers Protesting the Liberalization of Indian Agriculture?

By Shoumitro Chatterjee and Aprajit Mahajan
ARE Update, 24 June 2021

Farmers in India fear that new laws will enable corporations to exploit them. The most vocal protests have been in the states of Punjab and Haryana. The roots lie in the Green Revolution of the 1960s.