Zapatista Women Inspire The Fight Against Patriarchy

By Shirin Hess, -

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, -

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 [...]

Cracks In Wall Of Capitalism: Zapatistas And Struggle To Decolonize Science

By David Meek, -

Below images of Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata, and a many-headed hydra consuming humanity, sit two groups. To the right, facing a stage, are approximately 200 delegates of the Zapatista [...]

Mexico Is Trying to Stop an Indigenous Woman Candidate for President

By Tamara Pearson, Truthout -

Mexico's first Indigenous female presidential hopeful might not even get her campaign off the ground, thanks to outright discrimination and a host of arduous requirements that stop ordinary [...]

Zapatista Indigenous Presidential Candidate’s Vision For Mexico

By Benjamin Dangl, -

By Benjamin Dangl for Toward Freedom - The Zapatistas and National Indigenous Congress (CNI) held an assembly in May in which they chose María de Jesús Patricio Martínez, a Nahua indigenous [...]

The Most Important Day In The Last 10,000 Years

By Quincy Saul, -

By Quincy Saul for Counter Punch - And so there we were, at the University of the Earth, outside San Cristobal de las Casas, in a valley between the mountains of the Mexican Southeast, to watch [...]

Zapatistas Urge Scientists To Join In Building A Better World

By Staff, -

By Staff of Climate and Capitalism - My name is SupGaleano. As I am only a little over two and a half years old, my version of what used to be called a “curriculum vitae” and now is called a [...]

Zapatistas Demand ‘Grassroots Resistance’ Against Trump’s Walls

By Staff, -

By Staff of Tele Sur - “We call for grassroots movements to resist, resist and rebel against the persecution, the arrests and deportations." The Zapatista Army of National Liberation, EZLN, [...]

Newsletter – The Consent Of The Governed

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. Governments function because of the consent of the governed. When a government does not serve the needs or interests of the people, it loses its legitimacy [...]

Zapatistas And Indigenous Congress Seek To Revolutionize Mexico’s 2018 Election

By Dylan Eldredge Fitzwater, -

By Dylan Eldredge Fitzwater for Truthout - After two decades of declining to engage with electoral politics in Mexico, the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN) and the National Indigenous [...]

Zapatistas Enter Mexico’s Presidential Race

By Andrew S. Vargas, -

By Andrew S. Vargas for Remezcla - The Zapatistas are dipping their toes into Mexican electoral politics. Last week, the near-mythical army of indigenous resistance released a communiqué [...]

The Zapatista’s CompArte Art Festival In Images

By Ryan Mallett-Outtrim, -

By Ryan Mallett-Outtrim for New Internationalist - Over a thousand artists gathered in San Cristobal, Chiapas in July to attend the alternative art festival, CompArte for Humanity. Supported by [...]

Zapatista Solution To Food Sovereignty, Decolonization & Equity

By Levi Gahman, -

By Levi Gahman for The Solutions Journal - One of the biggest threats to food security the world currently faces is neoliberalism. It’s logic, which has become status quo over the past 70 years [...]

Dismantling Neoliberal Education: A Lesson From Zapatistas

By Levi Gahman, -

By Levi Gahman for ROAR Magazine - The story of the Zapatistas is one of dignity, outrage, and grit. It is an enduring saga of over 500 years of resistance to the attempted conquest of the land [...]

Newsletter: Using Courts To Build The Movement

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. The worst crimes of US history have been protected by law – slavery, taking of Indigenous lands, attacks on unions, denying women the vote and money as speech [...]

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