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Marcelino Ruíz, fighting for freedom for 19 years in Chiapas, Mexico

Chiapas. Mexico. Transferring prisoners is another way of repressing the struggle for those wrongfully imprisoned.

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Squadron 421: The Zapatista Maritime Delegation – By SupGaleano

Chiapas. Mexico. Chiapas. Mexico. SupGaleano of the EZLN on the Zapatista Maritime Delegation.

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Sixth Commission of the EZLN: Journey to Europe…

Chiapas. Mexico. On April 10, 2021, the compañer@s who make up the first delegation of our Journey for LifeEuropean Chapter, gathered together at the “Semillero Comandanta Ramona” to begin their voyage across the ocean.

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A communique from O.C.S.S. – “The new Mexican government is an effort to revitalize capitalism”

This is a communiqué from the Southern Sierra Peasant Organization (Organización Campesina de la Sierra del Sur (O.C.S.S.) released on February 24, 2021, from Tepetixtla, Coyuca de Benítez,Guerrero, Mexico. Translation by Shantal Monserrat Lopez Victoria from Pozol.org.

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Clashes on the Occasion of International Women’s Day in Mexico and Colombia

A report about the clashes on March 8th, International Women’s Day, in Mexico and Colombia.

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Collectives prepare for historical visit of Zapatista movement in Madrid

On February 2, 2001, a march called La Marcha del Color de la Tierra set out from Chiapas, Mexico. On March 11 after thousands of kilometers it arrived to the capital Mexico City. The mobilization of the  Zapatista delegation proved symbolic and had a strong resonance with a whole generation of social movements throughout Europe. After two decades, another historic event will take place. Several Zapatista delegations will visit the European continent in July, August and September. In Madrid and other territories, different social movements are already preparing for the meeting.

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The Death of Comandante Ismael: ¡La Lucha Sigue, Compañero!

Chiapas. An immense sadness overcame many Zapatistas and their supporters the world over upon hearing the news that Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional (EZLN) Comandante Ismael passed away in the early morning hours of Januray 19, 2021 after a battle with liver cancer over the last two years. The Mexican daily _La Jornada_ reported that the native of Hermenegildo Galeana community in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas leaves behind a wife and eight children.

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Mexico: Approaching Two Years Since the Assassination of Samir Flores, Resistance Continues to the Morelos Integral Project

Mexico. Letter to Samir Flores from the Popular Front in Defense of Land and Water: Morelos, Puebla, Tlaxcala, twenty-three months after his assassination. A call out for an international day of action on February 20th, the two-year anniversary of Samir Flores’ death.

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“We did what we had to do”-Subcomandante Moisés reflects on the EZLN uprising

Chiapas. Mexico. On the 27th anniversary of the EZLN’s rebellion, Subcomandante Moisés stated: “We did what we had to do”. This is a conversation with the current Zapatista spokesperson who held the rank of major back on January 1st, 1994. We talk about the orgins of the uprising by the indigenous rebels.

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