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Today is the 297-th #birthday of #German #poet Mathias Etenhueber (1722-1782). Getting ever poorer with increasing age, he produced a large amount of #poetry in #Latin and #German, often for specific occasions in #Bavaria. In despair, he even tried to exploit..
.. the spectacle of public #executions to draw attention to his work, by writing moralizing verses commenting on specific delinquents, then displaying them publicly near the official public proclamation of the respective death sentence.
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The last PUBLIC #execution in the #kingdom of #Bavaria happend as late as 1861-11-09, when a farmhand was #guillotine​d because he had robbed and killed a Bavarian #farmer. The last public execution WITH A SWORD in #Bavaria happened as late as 1854-05-12 when 19-year old..
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#KisanKrantiYatra When the sweet voices @_YogendraYadav comes on TV fishing in troubled water, it is time to sift through some data on Farmers’ crisis story.
Agriculture contributes to 13.7% to the GDP of #India.
Average rate of #Farmer suicide in #India is 13 per 100,000. In Russia it is 18.2, Japan is 20.1, US is 12.6, Australia is 12.5 #KisanKrantiYatra
Farmer suicide in 2016 was 11370. This was 10% less than farming sector deaths in 2014.
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