Farmers' Protest: Resources

Want to learn more?

Here is an eight-minute video that gives a good overview of why Indian farmers and agricultural workers are striking:

 Here is an article about a rally in support of farmers that was organized by the BC Federation of Labour, and here's HSA Director Jas Giddha at the rally:

Read our statment from December 2020.

"Farmers' protests in India are not just about land rights. They're about our very identity" is an opinion piece published by the CBC.

Here is a statement from NUPGE, our national union.

The Vancouver and District Labour Council has an information site and the Fraser Valley Labour Council have sent a letter to the Canadian Labour Congress.

The National Farmers Union explains why this issue matters to Canadian farmers.

The Canadian Labour Congress sent a letter to Prime Minister Modi.