Source: Arjun Walia
- The Facts:Certain states surrounding New Delhi, India, have had their internet cut off. An attempt by the government, according to many, to try and discourage and shut-down protests that are currently happening regarding the corporate takeover of food.
- Reflect On:Did you know that India has experienced a wealth of problems for decades as a result of new rules and regulations imposed on farmers by major financial institutions and corporations like Monsanto?
What Happened: Citizens in various parts of India, particularly in New Delhi, are protesting against new agricultural laws that were passed in November. The new legislature leaves farmers open to exploitation from large corporations while simultaneously threatens to destroy their livelihoods.