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Trump and 21st Century fascism

By: William I. Robinson * Contrary to what is thought, Donald Trump is a member of the transnational capitalist class (TCC), since he has strong investments around the world and a very important part of his “populism” and anti-globalization discourse…

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Latin America and the triumph of Trump

By: Raúl Zibechi For those who had any doubts that a new right has been born, Donald Trump’s triumph should convince them of the contrary. The new right has wide popular support, especially among workers and the middle classes beaten…

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Femicides, part of the Fourth World War

By: Raúl Zibechi The August 14 page of Desinformémonos warned about the 31 femicides registered in Querétaro since January 2015, with a short and frightening story. “The games, dreams, school, friends, family, birthdays, trips, security, freedom, dignity and life have…

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Psychosis in Nochixtlán, Oaxaca

PSYCHOSIS IN NOCHIXTLÁN AFTER THE BRUTAL EVICTION, THE MAYOR ELECT DENOUNCES By: Gabriela Romero Sánchez Almost one week after the eviction of the Section 22 teachers belonging to the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE) by the Federal Police, residents…

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EZLN and CNI: From the Tempest

Joint Comunicado of the National Indigenous Congress and the EZLN about the cowardly police attack against the National Coordinator of Education Workers and the Indigenous community of Nochixtlán, Oaxaca June 20, 2016 To the People of Mexico: To the Peoples of…

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Capital police stop Chiapas teachers for 7 hours

  By: Laura Poy Solano Yesterday, hundreds of dissident teachers from Sections 7 and 40 in Chiapas joined the La Ciudadela [1] occupation, after members of the Capital’s Secretariat of Public Security detained and encapsulated them for almost seven hours….

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EZLN supports the teachers in their fight against the education reform

[Here’s a sneak peek at the the new comunicado from the Zapatistas. We’ll publish the entire comunicado when the official English translation is available.] By: Isaín Mandujano TUXTLA GUTIÉRREZ, Chis. (apro). – The Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN) today came…

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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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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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Chomsky: Humanity’s most critical moment

THIS IS THE MOST CRITICAL MOMENT IN THE HISTORY OF HUMANITY In an extensive conversation, Chomsky reviews the principal tendencies on the international scene, his country’s militarist escalation and the growing risks of nuclear war. He stops on the United…

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