Chiapas Support Committee

Category: CNTE


Educational reform and the Fourth Transformation

By: Luis Hernández Navarro There will be no deep social transformation in Mexico on the margins of the teaching profession. Even less against them. There will be no Fourth Transformation (4T) or a new Mexican school if it is intended…

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Chiapas teachers declare they are “in resistance and rebellion”

By: Elio Henríquez San Cristóbal De Las Casas, Chiapas Teachers from Local 7 of the National Education Workers Union (SNTE), adhered to the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE), in Chiapas, declared themselves: “in rebellion and disobedience” as long as…

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The government is the one that should be afraid

CHIAPAS: “THE GOVERNMENT IS THE ONE THAT SHOULD BE AFRAID,” MESSAGE FROM ORGANIZED CIVIL SOCIETY AFTER THE GASOLINAZO  Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas “Despite the fear infused in the population, the mobilization took place. The government is the one that should be…

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CNI-EZLN: Despite aggressions, the consultation continues

JOINT COMMUNIQUE BY THE NATIONAL INDIGENOUS CONGRESS AND THE ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION ARMY December 2, 2016. TO THE PEOPLE OF MEXICO: TO THE PEOPLES OF THE WORLD: TO THE FREE MEDIA: The steps taken by our peoples are great, wise…

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After meeting with Miranda Nava, the CNTE seeks “political exit”

By: Isaín Mandujano The National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE) in Chiapas agreed early this morning to seek “a political exit” to the teachers’ movement, after meeting with the former Assistant Secretary of Governance and now the Secretary of Social…

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Nochixtlán nurse: we attended to injuries like in a war

By: Blanche Petrich Nochixtlán, Oaxaca Last June 19, the Nochixtlán community hospital existed as if it were suddenly in the midst of a war. Almost eight hours of shooting left more than one hundred injured in the surrounding. With 12…

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CNTE: the strike isn’t over…

CNTE: THE STRIKE ISN’T OVER and THERE WILL NOT BE A RETURN TO CLASSES, PROTESTS CONTINUE Teachers of the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE) agreed this Friday night to continue with the teachers’ movement and not return to classes…

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Chiapas CNTE holds consultations on ending strike

By: Angeles Mariscal Teachers of the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE) carried out consultations in their more than 800 delegations in the state to make a decision about ending the strike that started last May 15 and return to…

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Chiapas teachers thank parents after huge march

“THE CNTE CHIAPAS IS EFFECTIVE, THANKS TO THE PARENTS’ SUPPORT,” TEACHERS RECOGNIZE AFTER HUGE MARCH  Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, September 1, 2016 “It’s sad that there is no start to the school year because of the government’s political stupidity,” members of…

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Arrival of Federal Police in Chiapas places CNTE on alert

By: Isaín Mandujano TUXTLA GUTIÉRREZ, Chiapas Teachers of the National Coordinator Education Workers (CNTE) spent a long night on alert, after the arrival of hundreds of federal forces by land and air in Chiapas Wednesday afternoon and evening. Dozens of…

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