Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Autonomous Zapatista Education


Be the dream! Support Zapatista parents & children build schools

Join us in a solidarity action: Be the dream! Support Zapatista parents & children build schools Dear Friends & Supporters of the Chiapas Support Committee, Our warmest wishes to you in this season of holidays filled with joyous struggles for…

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Donate to decolonize education for Indigenous Zapatista children

The Chiapas Support Committee (CSC) received some long-awaited news from the Good Government Board (Junta) and the regional education coordinators in the La Garrucha region of Zapatista Territory: they are ready to begin a secondary (middle) school project. The CSC…

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Wishing you Happy Holidays and please support the Zapatistas

Dear friends & supporters of the Chiapas Support Committee: Indigenous communities, with the Zapatistas leading the charge, hit Mexico with dramatic and powerful changes in 2017. And we are asking you to match that Zapatista verve by making a generous…

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The Racist Contempt of the Wise

The Racist Contempt of the Wise By Sergio Rodriguez Lascano One of the most base characteristics in the theoretical thinking of the left locates the proposals, concepts, analysis, tendencies, and theories that come from below as folklore—produced by those who…

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Word Movement: Poets against war & racism

Poets against War & Racism | Poetas contra la guerra y el racismo Poets Amira Ali Arnoldo Colibrí Hummingbird Rafael Jesús Gonzalez with Gerardo Omar Marín Invited poets & performers Open mic. Update with short new video on the Congreso Nacional Indígena congress…

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A talk on Indigenous Struggles for Autonomy & Rights in Chiapas

En español con interpretación al inglés (ver abajo) Walking together: INDIGENOUS STRUGGLES FOR AUTONOMY & RIGHTS IN CHIAPAS & OTHER STRUGGLES Chiapas Support Committee Invites you to a talk with Luisella Preciado from the Fray Bartolomé de Las Casas Human Rights Center,…

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The education project of the new right

[Admin: This article shows the importance of autonomous (self-governed) educational institutions, like those the Zapatistas are constructing in their communities.] By: Raúl Zibechi A new right appropriate for extractive times and for exploitation-piracy against the peoples has been born; a…

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STAND UP! Comedy: A Benefit for autonomous Zapatista education

Just added: Zapantera Negra Art Exhibit… FRIDAY, MAY 15, 2015 – 8:00 – 10:30 PM The Chiapas Support Comittee is excited that Caleb Duarte will be collaborating to exhibit the Zapantera Negra art project at this event. Caleb is an…

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The Zapatistas and Hope

THE ZAPATISTAS AND HOPE December 18, 2014 *We think that it is necessary for one of us to die so that Galeano lives.  To satisfy the impertinence that is death, in place of Galeano we put another name, so that…

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Zapatista Resistance & Autonomy

Chiapas Support Committee/Comité de Apoyo a Chiapas P.O. Box  3421, Oakland, CA  94609 Tel: (510) 654-9587 Email: cezmat@igc.org http://www.chiapas-support.org http://www.facebook.com/pages/Chiapas-Support-Committee-Oakland/                    

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