Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Counterinsurgency


Zapatista News Summary for August 2013

AUGUST 2013 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY In Chiapas 1. Around 1700 Students Attend “Little Zapatista Schools” – From August 12 to 16, around 1700 students attended the “Little Zapatista Schools” (Escuelitas), to learn about Freedom According to the Zapatistas. Prior to…

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Paramilitaries Re-Emerge Near Site of Acteal Massacre

PARAMILITARIES RE-EMERGE NEAR SITE OF ACTEAL MASSACRE by: Mary Ann Tenuto-Sánchez “We fear another massacre; we know that the police can again train the paramilitaries, who are active, and can extend the violence to other communities,” Las Abejas representatives from…

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Zapatista Film: Corazon del tiempo (Heart of Time)

Community Film Screening, Music & Discussion  With the Zapatistas at the movies! | Con l@s zapatistas en el cine! “Corazón del Tiempo”  “Heart of Time”  In Spanish with English subtitles A love story between two Zapatistas!  Saturday, Aug 31, 2013…

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Declaration from Indigenous Congress

Indian Mexico Continues Standing Despite Extermination, Indigenous Congress Declares We learned on this path that the powerful have no respect for the word; they betray and violate it. By: Hermann Bellinghausen, envoy 
Published: 08/19/2013 18:05 San Cristóbal de las Casas,…

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EZLN: Military Planes Fly Over the Zapatista Caracoles

The EZLN Denounces Nighttime Military Flyovers of the Caracoles By: Elio Henriquez San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, August 14, 2013 The Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN) denounced that on Monday and Tuesday of this week “military planes” made nighttime…

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Julio de 2013 resumen de noticias sobre los zapatistas

JULIO DE 2013 RESUMEN DE NOTICIAS SOBRE LOS ZAPATISTAS In Chiapas 1. Violencia renovada en Chenalhó: Tres personas golpeadas y detenidas – El 20 de julio, dos zapatistas y un no-zapatista fueron detenidos en el ejido Puebla, municipio de Chenalhó….

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Zapatista News Summary for July 2013

  JULY 2013 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY In Chiapas 1. Renewed Violence in Chenalhó: 3 Beaten and Detained – On July 20, 2 Zapatistas and one non-Zapatista were arrested in the Puebla ejido, municipality of Chenalhó. That is the municipality in…

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Zapatista News Summary – May 2013

  MAY 2013 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY         In Chiapas 1. News Update on Alberto Patishtan – On May 31, the FPDT (Atenco), Las Abejas and Alberto Patishtan’s son, Hector, released a short documentary on YouTube about Alberto’s case….

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Resumen de noticias de los zapatistas – Abril de 2013

Abril DE 2013 RESUMEN DE NOTICIAS SOBRE LOS ZAPATISTAS En Chiapas 1. Asesinato político de líder pro-zapatista en San Sebastian Bachajón – El miércoles 24 de abril, Juan Vázquez Gómez, líder de los pro-zapatistas en San Sebastian Bachajon, fue asesinado…

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Juan Vázquez Assassinated in Bachajón, Chiapas

Bachajón Ejido Owners Demand that Juan Vázquez Guzman’s Death Not Be Left Unpunished ** The indigenous leader “and Other Campaign” adherent was assassinated Wednesday ** They warn that the struggle over the defense of land and the natural springs “will…

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