Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Capitalism


Letter from Kurdish Women to Marichuy

Letter from Kurdish Women’s Movement to Spokeswoman of Indigenous Governing Council For María de Jesús Patricio Martínez, representative of the indigenous people of Mexico and the National Indigenous Congress #CNI. Posted by  Centro de Medios Libres 
Translated by El Enemigo Común…

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López y Rivas: The time has come

By: Gilberto López y Rivas As always, the important comunicado of the National Indigenous Congress and the Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional (CNI–EZLN), “The time has come,” dated last May 28, went unperceived in the large communications media and particularly…

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Indigenous Government Council: Power from Below

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Mexico: the legacy of the left | Pablo González Casanova

By: Pablo González Casanova The EZLN invited the former rector of the UNAM to offer a conference at the seminar ‘The walls of capital, the cracks of the left’, and he explained what left ideology is. He also criticized the…

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The “democratic” dictatorship of the powerful

By: Raúl Zibechi We’re lacking ideas. The mind doesn’t think with information but rather with ideas, as Fritjof Capra emphasizes in La trama de la vida (The web of life). In this tremendous transition/storm that we experience, we need lucidity…

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Lessons on Geography and Globalized Calendars

April 14, 2017. “Nothing has changed,” so they say. “In Chiapas, the indigenous are doing the same or worse as before the Zapatista uprising,” the for-profit media repeat every time their foreman tells them to. Twenty-three years ago, “humanitarian aid”…

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The Capitalist World is a Walled Plantation

Words of Subcomandante Insurgente Moisés, Wednesday April 12, 2017 Good evening, good afternoon, good morning, according to wherever you’re listening. Brothers, sisters, compañeros, compañeras: What I’m going to talk about today is not what I believe, but rather what our…

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KAGEMUSHA: APRIL IS ALSO TOMORROW

April 12, 2017, Seminar “The walls of capital, the cracks on the left” A few months ago, el Subcomandante Insurgente Moisés gave me a synthesis of what he has now told you with more extension and support. Perhaps without proposing…

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The Indigenous Government Council and the candidacy in progress

By: Gilberto López y Rivas The fundamental proposal of the seminar of critical reflection: “The walls of capital, the cracks on the left,” –convoked by the Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN, its initials in Spanish) in the installations of CIDECI-University…

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EZLN: “The capitalist enemy won’t let the people rule”

San Cristóbal, Chiapas, April 13, 2017 “Migrants didn’t leave because they wanted to, but rather because they could no longer stay in their finca, better known as a country,” Subcomandante Moisés said this evening, upon reiterating his support to those…

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