Posts Tagged ‘farmer’

Farmer Moves Marker On French-Belgian Border, Causes International Incident

It’s an international incident that is bordering on bizarre: A Belgian farmer inadvertently has increased the size of his country after moving a marker on the country’s border with France about 7.5 feet. The unidentified farmer only intended to create more room for his tractor, but, as a result, Belgium is now a teensy bit […]

Highly Unusual Ancient Tomb Discovered By Farmer in Ireland

An Irish farmer has discovered a “highly unusual and untouched” ancient tomb in County Kerry during land improvement works, which could date back 4,000 years or earlier. The well-preserved stone tomb was unearthed on the Dingle Peninsula, located on Ireland ’s southwest Atlantic coast. According to The Dingle Peninsula tourist website the region is commonly […]

Farmer’s Movement At A Crucial Juncture

Written by Rahul Singh Rana and Sandeep Pandey The Farmers’ protests are into their fourth month now. These protests started with people from Punjab and Haryana breaking barricades and heading towards the Indian capital. As expected, these protesting farmers were met with force at several places. Undeterred by the challenging circumstances, the farmers were able […]

Ice Age Farmer Interview – Impending (Planned) Food Infrastructure Collapse, To “Build Back Better”

Joining me today is Christian Westbrook, also known as Ice Age Farmer. Today we are discussing a very serious problem that not only appears to be on the horizon for Americans, and much of the world, but one that very well might have been planned, orchestrated, or at the very, least allowed to happen. This […]

Irish Farmer Has Had Enough Covid Tyranny

This Irish man is full of righteous anger and lets the Irish Garda at a checkpoint have a piece of his mind. Here is the full altercation. [embedded content] Share now! Source 00 Hits: 1

US farmers and food justice groups declare ‘solidarity’ with Indian farmer protests

Image Credit: AFP U.S. farmers and food justice advocates on Thursday published a statement of solidarity with Indian farmers protesting deeply unpopular new laws and “the forces of neoliberalism” imposed at the prompting of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s far-right, Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party.  “We stand with India’s farmers! Now let’s connect the dots between […]

Whistleblowing Farmer Alleges Perdue Terminated Contract After He Exposed ‘Sickly Chicks,’ Filthy Production

The following was originally published as part of The Dissenter newsletter. An agribusiness whistleblower alleges he was terminated in August 2020 from his contract with Perdue after he revealed animal abuse and poor sanitation to the media and public. Perdue accused Rudy Howell, a North Carolina resident who had a 25 year-plus relationship with the poultry producer, of […]

Rihanna Allegedly Paid 2.5 Million For Indian Farmer Protest Tweet As “Conspiracies” Emerge

The Facts: Farmers are protesting in India because they have concerns about corporate exploitation. The Indian government is suggesting these protests have been ‘hijacked’ and used by those who wish to smear the current government and destabilize it. Reflect On: Why is it so hard to find out what’s really happening when it comes to […]

Deep Sidhu: Punjabi actor at centre of Delhi farmer protest controversy ‘goes missing’

A film actor who found himself at the centre of the storming of Delhi’s iconic Red Fort on Tuesday has reportedly gone missing, as police seek to question him for his role in the Republic Day protests. Deep Sidhu was pictured and filmed alongside a group of farmers who broke away from a peaceful tractor […]

Farmer protest: It seems India is at war with itself

Source: Deccan Herald India- the largest democracy in the world.  A country that spread the message of love and faith. But from the last 5-6 years, Indians has been pushing India into darkness. Yes, you read it right! The country has been facing serious religious and economic problems. The major one is “Farmer Protest”. Thousands […]

Bill Gates and Neo-Feudalism: A Closer Look at Farmer Bill

The Most Revolutionary Act By Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Bill Gates has quietly made himself the largest owner of farmland in the United States. For a man obsessed with monopoly control, the opportunity to also dominate food production must seem irresistible. “Gates has a Napoleonic concept of himself, an appetite that derives from power and […]

India’s PM Modi breaks silence on months-long farmer protests

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday protesters that stormed New Delhi‘s Red Fort had caused “insult” to the country, his first public comments on a months-long farmers’ agitation that turned violent this week. Tens of thousands of farmers have camped on the outskirts of the capital for more than two months, protesting new […]

Opposition boycotts presidential address as farmer unrest overshadows opening of crucial India budget session

More than a dozen opposition parties in the Indian parliament boycotted an address by the country’s president on Friday at the opening of India’s crucial annual Budget session, where the government is expected to outline plans to boost the pandemic-stricken economy.  India’s president Ram Nath Kovind, who occupies a largely ceremonial post, was speaking after […]

India farmer leaders condemn violent scenes in capital but refuse to end protests

The leaders of a farmers’ collective in India on Wednesday denounced the violent scenes that rocked the capital during a “tractor rally” on the country’s annual Republic Day but refused to end their months-long protest. The Samyukt Kisan Morcha, the umbrella group spearheading the protests against controversial government reforms of the agriculture sector, blamed the […]

Farmer Gates, Biden Swamp, I Am Open – New World Next Week

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Watch on Archive / BitChute / LBRY / Minds / YouTube This week on the New World Next Week: Bill Gates becomes the biggest owner of farmland in the US; meet the new swamp, same as the old swamp; and the uprising begins with businesses defying […]

Women Farmer Day at Protest Sites Celebrates Important Role and Deeply Emotional Support of Women

Women Farmer Day is being celebrated at leading protest site Kundli as well as some other protest sites of the courageous farmers’ movement today on January 18. A large number of women arrived from several villages of Haryana and Punjab as well as other places on Sunday. They are taking over many duties today and […]

Reason Wounded—Government and Judiciary Miss the Essence of Farmer Protests

The stalemate in resolving key issues relating to farmers’ movement continues, even though millions and millions of people in the country want the prolonged stalemate to end on a note of satisfaction for farmers. Although attempts are being made repeatedly to depict the farmers as being unreasonable and obstinate, in fact they have displayed remarkable […]

Three arrested after murder of Smithfield farmer

Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of a farmer’s wife from Smithfield in the Free State. Poenkie Bissett’s husband, Arthur Bissett, found her dead next to her vehicle on their farm Korhaanfontein, near Smithfield, on Monday morning. As previously reported , Arthur left the farmhouse around 7:30 a.m. to go to […]

Bursting the Myth That Farmer Numbers Must Inevitably Decline in Course of Progress

One of the most widely prevalent beliefs of development discourse is that the number and share of farmers and farmer households in total population must inevitably decline in the course of progress. This is based on historical experience as also the fact that technological change and rising productivity make it possible to produce necessary food […]

To What Extent is the Farmer’s Protest Representative of the Demands of Landless Farmers?

The category of ‘farmers’ is a hasty one, an entity perceived as homogenous by consumers in urban settings. This erases class, caste, gender and geopolitical differences which exist within the category of ‘farmer’, varying from large scale landholders, moneylenders and middlemen, to small or landless farmers and farm labourers. This is discounting agrarian producers not […]

High Hopes From New Year Farmer Talks  Should Be Fulfilled With A 7-Point Agreement

The last round of talks between farmer and government representatives had ended on a note of partial optimism, with some negotiators from farmers side saying that they expected a  clincher agreement in the next round of talks in the new year on January 4 Monday. Even ministers on the government side voiced expressed high hopes […]

Why Immediate Resolving of  Farmer Issues is A  Must—New Talks Bring Hope

New hopes of resolving the important issues raised by the farmers emerged on December 26, with both sides agreeing to restart of talks, after stalemate- like conditions had emerged following the breakdown of the earlier round of negotiations. Now this new opportunity of resolving the stand-off should be clinched, with the new year beginning on […]

India’s Farmer Revolt

India’s Farmer Revolt Above photo: Protest against newly passed farm bills at Singhu border near New Delhi. India’s government is trying to force through a corporate takeover of its agricultural sector – but their plans have met fierce resistance from the country’s farmers, who are refusing to hand over their livelihoods. The farmers’ struggle taking […]

Farmer Protests: No solution in sight?

The Modi government is facing one of the strongest oppositions since it came to power. And it is not from its biggest rival Congress. Rather it is from the people that Modi government promised to make the life easy for- the farmers of India. The seeds of this massive protest were laid on 27th September […]

Farmer Protests Expose Nexus Between Rulers and Corporates

Enlarged farmers’ protests at Delhi that succeeded in mustering active support from adjoining states have forced the Modi government to leave its earlier stand that the Farm Act would bring ‘bonanza’ for the farmers. And in a way of confessing its error, the government has come down with a negotiating proposal for amending the Acts. […]

Respect The Democratic Right Of Protest, Repeal The Recent Anti-Farmer Legislations

The People’s Union for Civil Liberties is committed to the defence and promotion of civil liberties in India, irrespective of differences regarding the political and economic institutions that maybe suitable for the country. The aim of the PUCL is clearly to uphold and promote by peaceful means the democratic way of life throughout India. To […]

Farmer Protests Questions Indian State’s Neo-liberal Policies

Ongoing farmer protests that turn into an encirclement of New Delhi, the power-center are no longer confined to the securing of assurance of Minimum Support Price (MSP) for wheat and rice in Punjab and Haryana. They have sharpened the sting against Indian policies of neo-liberalism. These policies have already led to the finance-capital control and […]

Canadian Prime minister’s statement on farmer protest is not an interference in our internal matters

The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has supported the farmers’ peaceful democratic protest in Delhi and hoped that a solution would be found out. Now, this has ‘hurt’ the sentiments of ‘liberal’ ‘deshbhakts’ and they have started questioning Canada’s locus standi on the issue. A great editor even tweeted how Canada, which is ‘inconsequential’ for […]

Cursed Irish Farmer Calls in The Druids

An Irish University advised a Cork farmer to employ the services of druids to end his decade of bad luck after a bull damaged an ancient standing stone on his land. The Irish farmer, Donal Bohane, owns a 30-acre (12.1 ha.) farm in the townland of Coolnagarrane in County Cork. He claims he has suffered […]

Palestinian farmer accuses West Bank settlers of cutting down 100 olive trees

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