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46 - Policy to Protest: A Deeper Dive into the Kisaan Movement
Episode 4614th January 2021 • The Bhangra Podcast • Umer Qureshi
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Sup y'all, on this episode of The Bhangra Podcast we talk to Dr. Irfan Nooruddin, Director of the South Asia Center at the Atlantic Council and Professor of Indian Politics in the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at 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 First Class Beats (Ram Mahalingam)

Outro Music Kisaan Anthem

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