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Friday, December 09, 2005

Standing at the door

Sonia Faleiro writes in her superb article on Vidarbha's farmers of something an activist there said to her:
Women tell me that each evening, they stand at the door terrified that their husband may not return.
Read the full thing.

Cross-posted at The Indian Economy Blog, where I've invited readers to offer a diagnosis and a prescription for the situation in Vidarbha. Comments are, of course, open there.
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