India’s agrarian crisis has gone beyond the agrarian. It’s a crisis of society. Maybe even a civilizational crisis, with perhaps the largest body of small farmers and labourers on earth fighting to save their livelihoods. […]
Manthan, a premier forum for public discourse, will organise an interactive programme where journalist and Magsaysay awardee P. Sainath talk on ‘Inequality & Agrarian Distress’ on August 11, Vidyaranya School, Opposite Secretariat, 6 p.m.