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"Gandhi's Spinning Wheel"

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"When the British ruled India in the mid-1800's, cotton was such a desirable commodity that they forced the Indians to ship all raw cotton to England for cloth manufacturing. The Indian people then had to buy their clothing, made from Indian cotton, from Britain.

It was injustices such as this one that strengthened Mahatma Gandhi's belief in the need for an Independent India..."