Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Student Movements


Guerrero police and Ayotzinapa students clash

Normalistas and police clash on the Chilpancingo-Tixtla Highway  By: Sergio Ocampo Arista, Correspondent Tixtla, Guerrero A dozen normalistas [1] and six state police, including two women, were beaten, besides a cargo truck burned, during a confrontation that occurred this Tuesday…

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Ayotzinapa Report

THEY DIDN’T BURN THEM By: Blanche Petrich and Emir Olivares The report containing the alternative investigation that the Inter-disciplinary Group of Independent Experts (GIEI, its initials in Spanish) carried out into the Ayotzinapa Case –43 enforced disappearances, six murdered and…

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Esteva: Time for Hope

TIME FOR HOPE By: Gustavo Esteva The disappearance of a loved one is one of the worst evils that someone can suffer. It isn’t just the uncertainty that it provokes. It’s wondering every day if it won’t be happening to…

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Zibechi: Systemic chaos and transitions

SYSTEMIC CHAOS AND TRANSITIONS UNDERWAY By: Raúl Zibechi Geopolitics helps us comprehend the world in which we live, particularly in turbulent periods like the current one, whose principal characteristic is global instability and a succession of permanent changes and fluctuations….

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Zapatista News Summary for January 2015

 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY for JANUARY 2015 In Chiapas  1. EZLN Issues New Years Comunicado – We received the EZLN’s comunicado: “Words on its 21st Anniversary of the Beginning of the War against Oblivion” in English the first week in January. Sup…

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Festival of Resistances in the Federal District

WORLDWIDE FESTIVAL of RESISTANCES and REBELLIONS AGAINST CAPITALISM in the FEDERAL DISTRICT México, D.F. 24 de Diciembre. Today began the Worldwide Festival of Resistances and Rebellions against Capitalism in the Federal District. Despite the rain, the art, music, food and…

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EZLN: On Ayotzinapa, the festival and hysteria…

ON AYOTZINAPA, THE FESTIVAL, AND HYSTERIA AS A METHOD OF ANALYSIS AND A GUIDE FOR ACTION Subcomandante Insurgente Moisés Zapatista National Liberation Army December 2014 To the compas of the National and International Sixth: To the National Indigenous Congress: To the family…

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Ayotzinapa and the voice in the street

AYOTZINAPA AND THE VOICE OF THE STREET By Luis Hernández Navarro Roberto Zavala Trujillo is the father of Santiago Jesús, one of the 49 children that died in the fire at the ABC day care center, in Hermosillo, Sonora. Just…

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Zapatista News Summary for November 2014

NOVEMBER 2014 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY In Chiapas 1. Ayotzinapa Caravan Meets with EZLN in Oventik  –  On November 15, the Caravan of relatives and compañer@s of the murdered and disappeared Ayotzinapa students that traveled south met with Zapatista bases and…

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National Day of Action for Peace in Mexico

STOP U.S. FUNDING of MEXICO’S DRUG WAR! Website: http://ustired2.com/ Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/pages/USTired2/767562843324746?fref=photo Twitter: https://twitter.com/UStired2 ACTIONS in SF BAY AREA Berkeley: Sproul Plaza: December 3 – 12 Noon https://www.facebook.com/events/287022214842119/ ********************* SF: Federal Bldg., Civic Center 4 PM https://www.facebook.com/USTired2SanFranciscoCA

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