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Zapatista News Summary for July 2014

 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY for JULY 2014 In Chiapas 1. Sup Moisés Reports On Fundraising to Rebuild the Autonomous School and Clinic in La Realidad – In a July 18 communiqué entitled Almost 5 Times, Subcomandante Moisés reports that fundraising for…

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The State organizes violence in Chiapas: TPP

THERE HAS BEEN STATE VIOLENCE AGAINST THE ZAPATISTAS, the PERMANENT TRIBUNAL of the PEOPLES CONCLUDES By: Hermann Bellinghausen, Envoy San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, July 19, 2014 In El Limonar community, in the jungle north of Ocosingo, they held…

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EZLN: Almost 5 times

ALMOST 5 TIMES ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION ARMY 
MEXICO July 2014. To the compañer@s of the Sixth in Mexico and the world. Dear Compas: Zapatista greetings to all those who supported our compañero and compañera bases of support. We send an…

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Tribunal Investigates Chiapas Massacre

THEY WILL TAKE THE VIEJO VELASCO MASSACRE TO THE PERMANENT TRIBUNAL OF THE PEOPLES By: Hermann Bellinghausen San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, July 16, 2014 The Permanent Tribunal of the Peoples (TPP, its initials in Spanish) announced in a…

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ACNUR wants Mexico to consider refugee status for minor migrants

ACNUR WANTS MEXICO TO CONSIDER MINORS TRAVELING TO THE U.S. AS REFUGEES By: Blanche Petrich ** They cannot be forcibly returned to their country if there is a risk: commissioner ** From January to June they have deported 8,239 without…

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Moisés Reports on Zapatista Reconstruction Account

RECONSTRUCTION ACCOUNT ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION ARMY MEXICO July 2014. To the compas of the Sixth in Mexico and the World: To all those who have cooperated or contributed to the reconstruction of the clinic and school in La Realidad: The…

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The Death of SupMarcos, a blow to revolutionary pride

THE DEATH OF SUP MARCOS, A BLOW TO REVOLUTIONARY PRIDE By: Raúl Zibechi The illuminating farewell of Subcomandante Marcos The farewell communiqué of Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos, read in the early morning of 25 May in the Caracol of La Realidad, in front of thousands…

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Chiapas: militarization and looting threaten Indigenous

Below is an interview with Victor Hugo López, Director of the Frayba Human Rights Center in Chiapas. It gives a good overview of the current situation the Indigenous Peoples are facing. CHIAPAS: MILITARIZATION AND LOOTING THREATEN INDIGENOUS By: Nancy Flores…

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Securing Mexico’s Border with Central America

SECURING MEXICO’S BORDER WITH CENTRAL AMERICA By: Mary Ann Tenuto-Sánchez As the current wave of immigrant women and children from Central America brings more public attention to the issue of migration, we take a look at what’s happening to Mexico’s…

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SCI Moisés: A Meeting in La Realidad a few days ago

ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION ARMY, MEXICO A meeting in La Realidad a few days ago June 2014. For: The Sixth in Mexico and the world Compañeras and compañeros of the Sixth in Mexico and the world:
Brothers and sisters of Mexico and the world: I want…

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