Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Zapatista Words


EZLN: “The capitalist enemy won’t let the people rule”

San Cristóbal, Chiapas, April 13, 2017 “Migrants didn’t leave because they wanted to, but rather because they could no longer stay in their finca, better known as a country,” Subcomandante Moisés said this evening, upon reiterating his support to those…

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Zapatista Alchemy

January 2, 2017. We take a lot of care with the value of the word. When we talk about someone, we’re not just saying his or her name: we’re naming his or her presence with us. That’s what we mean…

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The Arts and the Sciences in the history of (neo) Zapatismo

Words of Subcomandante Insurgente Galeano December 28, 2016 Last night I spoke to you about the interplanetary upheaval that had given rise to the question “Why is this flower this color? Why does it have this shape? Why does it…

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A Few First Questions for the Sciences and their ConSciences

December 26, 2016 Scientists [Científicas and Científicos]: Compas of the Sixth: Observers and Listeners who are present here and those who are at a distance: Good morning, afternoon, night, and, as always, the dark hours before dawn: My name is…

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Words of the EZLN at the closing of the 5th CNI Congress

WORDS OF THE EZLN AT THE CLOSING OF THE SECOND STAGE OF THE FIFTH CNI CONGRESS ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION ARMY MEXICO JANUARY FIRST, 2017 Sisters and Brothers of the National Indigenous Congress: Compañeras, compañeros y compañeroas of the national and…

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Words of the EZLN at the Opening of “The Zapatistas and ConSciences for Humanity”

Words of the General Command of the EZLN in the name of the Zapatista women, men, children and elders at the opening of the Gathering “The Zapatistas and ConSciences for Humanity” Good morning. Compañeras, compañeros of Mexico and of the…

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Art that is not seen or heard

  (Note: the following are the comments made by Subcomandante Insurgente Moisés to mark the conclusion of the Zapatista’s contribution to the CompArte, in the Caracol of Oventik, on July 29, 2016. The threat of rain and the pressure of…

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López y Rivas: Video for Level 2 of the Escuelitas

The SECOND LEVEL of the ZAPATISTA ESCUELITAS By: Gilberto López y Rivas / III Students of the Zapatista Escuelita (Little School) that hope to pass the second level had access to a video more than three hours long, a significant…

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The second level of the Zapatista Escuelita II

By: Gilberto López y Rivas / II The texts of the Zapatista women included in Chapter 1 of the book Critical thought versus the capitalist hydra, which students of the second level of the Zapatista Escuelita must analyze, are frightening,…

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The second level of the Escuelita Zapatista

By: Gilberto López y Rivas/I On October 3 the time period ended for sending in the six questions that each second level student of the Escuelita Zapatista (Little School) must send in order to be evaluated on their performance and,…

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