Topic: Agriculture

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Will India’s Rural Debt, Distress and Death Crisis Play a Role in 2018’s Eight Assembly Elections?

A key manifestation of the distress is rising rate at which farmers are committing suicides and its association with their inability to repay loans. The post Wi...   [ continue reading...]

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Trashed: Inside the Deadly World of Private Garbage Collection

by Kiera Feldman, The Investigative Fund Shortly before 5 a.m. on a recent November night, a ga...   [ continue reading...]

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Disasters Bring Upheaval to Sri Lanka’s Rural Economy

Last year was an annus horribilis for 52-year-old Newton Gunathileka. A paddy smallholder from Sri Lanka’s northwestern Puttalam District, 2017 saw Gunath...   [ continue reading...]

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Farmer’s Notebook: Cultivating Black Pepper in a Low Rainfall Area

A Karnataka farmer is successfully combining scientific water management and timely fertilisation and manuring to enhance black pepper growth and yield. The pos...   [ continue reading...]

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The Gig Economy May Strengthen the 'Invisible Advantage' Men Have at Work

Do women freelancers suffer the effects of ‘male privilege’? Martin Schneider often got things done faster than a female colleague, Nicole Hal...   [ continue reading...]

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A declaration from North Africa: food sovereignty is a right

We stand against the plunder of peoples’ resources by multinationals and financial capital and against all f...   [ continue reading...]

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Lessons from the 1984-85 Vaal Uprising for Rebuilding a United Front of Communities and Workers Today

This is a lightly edited transcript of a presentation at a workshop hosted by the International Labour Research & Information Group (ILRIG) and the Orange F...   [ continue reading...]

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Norway Halts Weapons Sales in Yemen War, Citing Humanitarian Crisis, as US and Britain Continue Supply

Norway's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday the country will stop supplying weapons and ammunition to the United Arab Emirates, citing "great concer...   [ continue reading...]

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The Root Café is Tackling Food Waste

Located in the South on Main (SoMa) district of Arkansas’ capital city, The Root Café has served locally sourced breakfast, lunch, and dinner to an...   [ continue reading...]

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The Supreme Court Case That Could ‘Overturn the Heart of the New Deal’

AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File Labor union members and supporters rally for better wages in New York As the Supreme Court gets back to work this...   [ continue reading...]

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Ben Sasse Is No Friend to the Resistance—He's Trump With Extra Sanctimony

On matters of public policy, there's no substantive difference between the two. So it seems that Sen. Ben Sasse really might be positioning himself t...   [ continue reading...]

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Why It's Morally Wrong to Use Other Sentient Beings for Our Purpose—Whether for Food or Research

No animal wants to be eaten or put in a cage or used as a tool. At one point in her career, Lori Marino worked with NASA astronauts, studying how they res...   [ continue reading...]

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Libraries Under Capitalism: The Enclosure of the Literary Commons

Public libraries have functioned as a commons for public education, community dialogue and organizing. But over three decades of neoliberal policies have forced...   [ continue reading...]

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Honeybees: A Holistic Perspective on a Superorganism

Honeybees have seen a dramatic rise in public awareness and beekeeping has exponentially increased in popularity, however the mindset of industrial farming is s...   [ continue reading...]

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The 10 Most Noteworthy Environmental Stories of 2017

Though Trump made it a rough year for the environment, we enter 2018 with the ability to make positive change. As we look back on the most noteworthy envi...   [ continue reading...]

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Why are profit-making factories closing across England?

There are more than 660,000 fewer people working in manufacturing in England than there were in 2005. But these pl...   [ continue reading...]

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How Legal Marijuana Will Change California in 2018

Golden State smokers can expect higher-quality, and more expensive, weed. When I first moved from New York City to San Francisco, I was captivated by the...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump Favorite David Clarke Gets Himself Suspended from Twitter for Berserk, Liberal-Bashing Rant

This is who the president very nearly added to his administration. David Clarke Jr., the former Milwaukee County Sheriff who may or may not be currently g...   [ continue reading...]

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This New Year's Resolution Makes a Difference to Your Body and the Planet

Eating vegan is casting a vote for progress, compassion and hope, every single day. This year has been nothing short of chaotic. Wildfires and hurricanes...   [ continue reading...]

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Five Ideas for Creating a Sustainable Future

Join the movement for independent media -- no ads, no corporate pressure, just the facts. Click here to make a tax-deductible donation to Truthout today! Much...   [ continue reading...]

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