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EZLN Invitation to Worldwide Festival of Resistances…

EZLN invitation to the Worldwide Festival of Resistances and Rebellions against Capitalism “Where Those From Above Destroy and Those From Below Reconstruct” Published by: POZOL COLECTIVO August 10, 2014 Saturday, August 9, 2014 -
Invitation to the Worldwide Festival of Resistances…

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Luis Hernández Navarro: New rural latifundistas

[To Our Readers: Mexico’s Congress recently passed energy “reforms” into law. They are structural reforms that functionally undo major accomplishments of the 1910-1917 Mexican Revolution. Luis Hernández Navarro, editor of La Jornada’s Opinion section, analyzes the effect on rural life.]…

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Closing of Zapatista Exchange with Indigenous Peoples

REBEL AND ANTI-CAPITALIST INDIGENOUS SAY TO PENA NIETO: “We will not surrender, we will not sell out and we don’t give in.”  By: Isaín Mandujano With a call to close ranks and walk together in resistance against the privatizations, dispossessions…

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Inauguration of Zapatista Exchange with Indigenous Peoples of Mexico

INAUGURATION OF THE FIRST EXCHANGE OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF MEXICO WITH THE ZAPATISTA PEOPLES The words of Comandante Tacho, on behalf of the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee – General Command of the EZLN, at the Inauguration of the First…

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Zapatistas speak out on massacre in Gaza

ZAPATISTAS REPUDIATE THE MASSACRE OF PALESTINIAN PEOPLE   By: Isaín Mandujano TUXTLA GUTIÉRREZ, Chis. (apro) – More than 300 representatives of indigenous peoples and some 1300 Zapatista support bases expressed their solidarity with the people of Palestine that are under…

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Gustavo Esteva: Complicity

COMPLICITY By: Gustavo Esteva  We lack words. No one manages to receive the magnitude and depth of the impact. The spirit is not prepared to take in something like Gaza. We must get to the bottom of the issue. It…

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A Possible Walmart Connection to San Sebastián Bachajón Dispossession?

RENDER HOMAGE TO DEFENSE OF LAND LEADERS MURDERED in CHILON, CHIAPAS ** They say the attempt to dispossess plots of land is for a toll road and a supercenter ** “Our struggle is peaceful, but we demand respect,” say the…

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Hiding Mexico’s Dead: drug war deaths go underreported in the U.S. media

Hiding Mexico’s Dead: drug war deaths go underreported in the US media By: Mary Ann Tenuto Sánchez* It is essential that we understand the United States Drug War policy for exactly what it is: a tool for social control and…

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Raúl Zibechi: Material Life, Capitalism and Social Change

Material Life, Capitalism and Social Change By: Raúl Zibechi The greater part of the political analyses, with anti-systemic intentionality, are oriented to comprehending how the big multinational corporations and the whole capitalist economy function, the role that the nation-states play,…

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Raúl Zibechi: The Lefts and the End of Capitalism

The Lefts and the End of Capitalism By: Raúl Zibechi http://www.jornada.unam.mx/2012/01/13/opinion/027a2pol  The current world financial crisis fragments the planet into regions in such a fashion that the world system approaches a growing disarticulation (breakup). One of the effects of this…

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