Chiapas Support Committee

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Joint pronouncement of the CNI-CIG and the EZLN on recent aggressions

Joint pronouncement of the CNI-CIG and EZLN on the recent aggressions of the capitalists, their governments and their cartels against the original peoples of Mexico To the Peoples of the world: To the Networks of Resistance and Rebellion: To the…

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Day of the Dead in San Juan Chamula, Chiapas

TRADITION, MUSIC and COCA COLA  By: Isaín Mandujano Year after year, in this community in the Highlands of Chiapas, indigenous Tsotsil people from 22 communities and spots go to the cemetery to celebrate their dead, where Coca Cola is an…

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In Spain they call October 12 the discovery of America; in Mexico we call it the bleeding of America

By: Maialen Ferreira  It’s the first time that the indigenous leader María de Jesús Patricio, known as Marichuy, a leader of the National Indigenous Congress (Congreso Nacional Indígena, CNI) of Mexico, visits Euskadi [Basque Country]. Upon passing through the narrow…

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Colonialism conflicts violently with Mapuche women

By: Raúl Zibechi Two decades ago Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui proposed that patriarchy is a substantial part of internal colonialism and that there is a parallelism between ethnic domination and that of gender. She always lived her feminine identity “since the…

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Waffles & Zapatismo this Saturday

JOIN US THIS SATURDAY!

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Commando attacks journalists covering the Marichuy tour

Michoacán. Subjects with high-caliber weapons stopped journalists that were traveling in the caravan that was following the independent pre-candidate of the Indigenous Government Council – National Indigenous Congress, María de Jesús Patricio, ‘Marichuy’ and took away their photographic equipment.  When…

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COMPaRTE: Zapatista Art in Oakland | Oct-Dec 2017

The Chiapas Support Committee with the Eastside Arts Alliance are hosting the “CompArte: Zapatista Art in Oakland” exhibition, October through December 2017, at the Asian Resource Center, in Oakland’s Chinatown. For more info: Eastside Arts Alliance: eastsidearts@yahoo.com Chiapas Support Committee https://chiapas-support.org/…

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CompArte 2 | The Emiliano Zapata Community Festival | Oakland, CA

CompArte 2 | The Emiliano Zapata Community Festival Saturday, August 12, 2017 | 1:00-10:00pm | Free/Gratis At the Omni Commons, 4799 Shattuck Ave, Oakland, California 94609 CompArtistas SCHEDULE 1:00-1:30pm Welcome & Opening by Chiapas Support Committee Oakland & Calpulli Huey Papalotl…

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Waffles and Zapatismo II

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Chiapas: Learning between modernity and marginalization

 Published by: POZOL COLECTIVO mayo 15, 2017 Chiapas Mexico, May 15, CalleLuz © / Community Information Agency The first challenge to being a teacher has not been easy. Fortune has fallen upon César and Pablo of feeling in their own…

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