The German government is providing farmers €816 million in targeted subsidies. Many farmers in Germany would like to take advantage of the subsidies, but some simpy can't apply for them online.
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Popstar Rihanna asked, "why aren't we talking about this?" as she shared news of the Indian farmers' protests. The Indian Foreign Ministry says celebrities should not rush to judge without first understanding the facts.
India's cotton industry is polluting rivers and the environment, and workers are often underpaid. But traditional handlooms, chilli and natural dyes could make a difference.
Despite months of protest by farmers and growing international attention, the Indian government has refused to give in to demands and repeal a set of agricultural laws. Farmers have vowed not to bow under pressure.
Farmers in India have taken to the streets again as part of ongoing protests against new laws that they say will upend their ability to make a living.
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