Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Festivals & Gatherings


EZLN: They reward the cheaters, they punish the just (Marichuy); do they now see that we were not from Salinas?

Subcomandante Galeano, before Marcos, of the Zapatista National Liberation Army (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional, EZLN), defended Marichuy’s campaign that did not meet the number of signatures necessary for run as a candidate to the Presidency, but she did obtain…

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Galeano: The left is drunk and doesn’t see the fraud coming

By: Elio Henríquez San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas Subcomandante Galeano, of the Zapatista National Liberation Army (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional, EZLN), asserted that the institutional left: “is so drunk celebrating a victory that it still doesn’t have in…

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Program for the Zapatista Roundtable discussion

I. Poster and Photography Exhibition April 15-25, 2018, at CIDECI-UniTierra, San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico Images of Hope 
Poster art from Marichuy’s campaign
 Curated by Alejandro Magallanes Absences and Presences
 Disappeared Women, Women of Dignified Rage
 Photographs by…

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Zapatista Women’s Gathering Closing Words

Words of the Zapatista women at the closing ceremony of the First International Gathering of Politics, Art, Sport, and Culture for Women in Struggle in the Zapatista Caracol of the Tzotz Choj Zone March 10, 2018 Good evening, good morning,…

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EZLN announces April Roundtable event

The Sixth Commission of the Zapatista National Liberation Army convokes a ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION (or seedbed, depending): “Looks, Listens, Words: Prohibited Thinking?”  ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION ARMY  Sixth commission of the EZLN  Mexico  March 2018 To the persons, groups, collectives and organizations…

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A very special day

By: Gustavo Esteva It was a very special day. They made it special. There was the usual: the display of flowers, supplements and special programs, promises of change, the language of quotas, commercial banality… But the call for a women’s…

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Zapatista Captain calls on women to “struggle together against the patriarchal capitalist system”

By: Isaín Mandujano TUXTLA GUTIÉRREZ, Chiapas (apro) – Today, the Zapatista Captain Erika welcomed thousands of women that arrived from all the Caracols, as well as from other states and countries, and urged them to compete to see who is…

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The First International Gathering of Women that Struggle is ready

 By: Isaín Mandujano TUXTLA GUTIÉRREZ, Chiapas (apro) – Thousands of indigenous women from all the Zapatista Caracols, as well as from 27 states of the country and 34 countries of the world began to arrive this Thursday at the Caracol…

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Advances in the Zapatista Women’s Gathering

ADVANCES IN THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL, ARTISTIC, SPORTS AND CULTURAL GATHERING OF WOMEN THAT STRUGGLE (NOTE: registration deadline for activities February 9, 2018. Registration deadline for attendance is March 8, 2018) Compañeras, we want to share with you how the…

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SupGaleano: From the Diaries of the Cat-Dog

The EZLN’s Sixth Commission at the close of “Consciences for Humanity”: “From the Diaries of the Cat-Dog.” SupGaleano From the Diaries of the Cat-Dog: the story of how two great detectives met, a fragment of what Elías Contreras and Sup…

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