Factory closes under protest.
Above: The Indian Peoples Car, the $2,500 Tata Nano. See this interesting development reported in CNN International, local farmers usher along the Singur plant closing over protests their land had been bought too cheaply or not compensated at all. (Tata’s own article.)
The more things change, the more they stay the same. See this past Geotypografika posting on the Tata and more. In the 21st Century, is it at all worthwhile to invest in the automobile?