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India: A Conversation With The Farmers Of KRRS


One key actor in the global peasant revolt is India’s Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha
(KRRS), the Karnataka State Farmers’ Association, from the south Indian state of Karnataka. This farmers’ movement is struggling for food and people’s sovereignty both locally and globally. Although an agrarian movement, KRRS goes beyond farmers issues and aims for broad social change at various levels of society. Autonomy, justice, peace and dignity are fundamental tenets of its vision.

Interview_krrs (pdf)