Zapatistas Need Solidarity After Coffee Harvest Burned

By Solidarity From Below, ROAR Magazine. -

On August 22, 2020, the ORCAO paramilitary organization looted and burned two Zapatista coffee warehouses in Cuxuljá, Chiapas. This is the latest in an accelerating series of attacks on the [...]

Chiapas, The Return Of Paz Y Justicia

By Luis Hernández Navarro, Chiapas Support Committee. -

Terror returned to Tila, Chiapas, hand in hand with the resurgence of the paramilitary group named Desarrollo, Paz y Justicia (Development, Peace and Justice). One after another, armed attacks, [...]

Second Zapatista Gathering Of Women Who Struggle

By Radio Zapatista, It's Going Down. -

We dreamed “that the patriarchy burned” and that it was possible to inhabit spaces free of cruelty. For a long time, we graffitied it, theorized it, protested for it, and proposed it. We then [...]

Mexico: EZLN Announces Creation Of New Rebel Municipalities

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) published Saturday a statement to report the creation of new rebel and autonomous municipalities in different areas within the southwestern state [...]

Mexico’s AMLO To Zapatistas: Let’s Put Aside Our Differences

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Mexican president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador urged on Sunday for the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) to leave behind differences and no longer fight in order to work for the unity [...]

Mexico: Indigenous Demand Demilitarization Of Zapatista’s Lands

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

A "Global Action" is being carried out in defense of Mexican indigenous peoples' right to land, territory and autonomy. International networks supporting the Indigenous Council of Government [...]

All Of This, We Have To Defend

By Caitlin Manning and Joe Bender, Roarmag.org -

An indigenous community in the highlands of Chiapas is learning about the theory and practice of agroecology to lessen their dependency on pesticides. ispatches from Resistant Mexico is a series [...]

Zapatistas Take On President AMLO At 25th Anniversary

By Jérôme Baschet, Roarmag.org -

On January 1, 2019, the Zapatistas in Chiapas, Mexico celebrated the 25th anniversary of the start of their uprising in 1994. Normally, these yearly celebrations are festive activities marked by [...]

A Spark Of Hope: The Ongoing Lessons Of The Zapatista Revolution 25 Years On

By Hilary Klein, Portside.org -

January 1, 2019 marked 25 years since the Zapatistas captured the world’s imagination with their brief but audacious uprising to demand justice and democracy for Indigenous peasants in southern [...]

Solidarity And Support For Zapatista Resistance And Autonomy

By Staff, Solidarityfrombelow.org -

We, intellectuals, academics, artists, activists and others in solidarity, as well as organizations, associations and collectives from across the world, express our solidarity with the Zapatista [...]

Sorry For The Inconvenience, This Is A Revolution

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

On 1 January, 5.5 million women formed a 620-kilometre wall across the length of the Indian state of Kerala (population 35 million). This was not like Donald Trump’s wall across the US-Mexico [...]

A Spark Of Hope: Lessons From The Zapatistas On The 25th Anniversary Of Their Uprising

By Hilary Klein, Towardfreedom.org -

January 1, 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the Zapatista uprising in Chiapas, Mexico. For those of us who remember that day well, it’s hard to believe it was a quarter century ago. It’s been [...]

Zapatistas Warn Mexico: ‘We Won’t Back AMLO Projects’

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

"It’s not easy to face political parties and bad governments are the current one: dishonest and deceitful,” said Subcomandante Moises. Mexico's National Liberation Zapatista Army (EZLN) has [...]

Zapatista Women Inspire The Fight Against Patriarchy

By Shirin Hess, Wagingnonviolence.org -

Dawn had only just broken over the mountains. While most of the women and children on the camping grounds were still asleep, others were already wide awake, huddling together in the first rays of [...]

Zapatista’s ‘Women in Struggle’ Summit Sets Historical Precedent

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

Thousands of women met in Zapatista territory against capitalist and patriarchal society. Thousands of women from all around the world met in Zapatista territory to participate in the first Women [...]