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Why India’s farmers are in revolt in the middle of a pandemic

The blockade stretches as far as the eye can see, hundreds of bulky tractors and trailers parked on a highway leading into India's capital carrying a distinct message for the nation's government.

Thousands of farmers block roads into New Delhi over new agriculture laws
For more than a week, thousands of farmers have cut off major entrances into Delhi in massive protests against new laws that deregulate the buying and selling of agricultural goods.

While the government says the sweeping changes will spur investment, the farmers camped out in Delhi consider them an existential threat.

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