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Zibechi: Accumulation by extermination

By: Raúl Zibechi The evolution of war in the last century, in relation to population, offers us clues about the type of society in which we live. Until the First World War the fighting happened between national armies, at the…

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Mining and the Oaxaca massacre

By: Agustín Ávila Romero The massacre in Nochixtlán, Oaxaca where 11 people lost their life, more than 100 were injured and 18 were removed from a funeral so that the Federal Police could present them as detainees, not only shows…

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A Dialogue with Raúl Zibechi

EXTRACTIVISM IS A WAR AGAIST PEOPLE A dialogue with journalist Raúl Zibechi (left), who reviews the irruption of new social movements in Latin America within the framework of the end of the cycle of the progressive governments. By: Mirko Orgáz…

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Los de Abajo: Chablekal Resists!

By: Gloria Muñoz Ramírez Behind the police attack on the town of Chablekal, Yucatán, is found the savage dispossession that real estate and tourism investors have done in this peninsular community, and the putting into effect of Yucatán Shield, a…

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Zibechi: Reflections on the Brazilian Crisis

By: Raúl Zibechi A relatively short time ago, the dominant classes of the world decided to unleash a war against the peoples in order to keep themselves in power in a period of acute change. They decided that democracies are…

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EZLN and CNI: Declaration of Maximum Alert for Xochicuautla and Ostula

April 13, 2016 TO THE PEOPLES OF THE WORLD TO THE ALTERNATIVE MEDIA Faced with the cowardly betrayal of the Natho indigenous community of San Francisco Xochicuautla, municipality of Lerma in the State of Mexico, in order to impose the…

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Zibechi: Financial inclusion and full-spectrum domination

By: Raúl Zibechi Financial inclusion being one of the principal neoliberal initiatives, it’s difficult to accept the scarce debate existing among those who say they are enemies of that model centered on the domination of financial capital. The World Bank…

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Anti-War Caravan in Mexico City

THE WAR on DRUGS HAS LEFT THE POLITICAL POWER WITH ENORMOUS PROFITS Caravan for Peace: the economic interests of powerful nations are behind it.    By: José Antonio Román Members of the Caravan for Peace, Life and Justice, to whom…

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20 Years of millions of dollars and Chiapas remains poor

MORE THAN 20 YEARS OF A MILLION-DOLLAR ECONOMIC SPILL AND CHIAPAS REMAINS JUST AS POOR   By: Isaín Mandujano Chiapas is the state that has received the most resources to combat poverty in the whole country during the last 20…

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El Cambalache presents: Inter-Change Value

APRIL 1, 2016 7:00 – 9:00 PM OMNI COMMONS, 4799 SHATTUCK AVE., OAKLAND, CA The capitalist economic system has provoked a social rupture and loss of community values, such as mutual aid and bartering or exchanging. This rupture foments a…

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