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Communique from the #EZLN’s CCRI-CG And, We Broke the Siege

Chiapas, Mexican territory. Communique from the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee—General Command of the Zapatista Army for National Liberation.

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#Chiapas: Adagio-Allegro Molto in E minor: A Possible Reality (from the Notebook of the Cat-Dog)

Nobody knows for sure how it all started. Not even the Tercios Compas [Zapatista media], who took up the task of reconstructing the sequence of events, could pinpoint the exact moment and event in which the story I’m about to tell you began.

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#Chiapas, #Mexico: Hunger Striking Indigenous Prisoners Begin a New Stage of Struggle

Hunger striking Indigenous prisoners in Chiapas have begun a new stage of struggle, transitioning to daily fasts in order to continue their struggle in the face of extreme health deterioration due to the strike.

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#Chiapas, #Mexico: What is the Cost of Justice? Update on the Prisoners in Struggle

Mexican territory: This piece comes from the Working Group No Estamos Todxs, giving an update on the dire situation of the prisoners in struggle on hunger strike in Chiapas. After more than eighty days of struggle and hunger strike, the imprisoned compañeros have committed to justice and freedom, or their death.

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#Chiapas, #Mexico: Deteriorating Health of Hunger Striking Prisoner in Struggle, Marcelino Ruíz Gómez

Statement from Karla Guadalupe Meza, partner of Marcelino Ruíz Gómez, hunger striking prisoner in struggle in Chiapas. The statement speaks to the deteriorating health of Marcelino, and the negative effects of the prison on people and families more generally.

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Call For Global Action Against Militarization in #Zapatista Territory on May 31

Chiapas, Mexican territory: What follows is the call for global action against the militarization of the Zapatista territory on May 31.

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#Chiapas: The San Cristóbal-Palenque highway is back and so is the resistance

Chiapas, Mexico: The San Cristobal-Palenque highway is key to an elaborate tourism development plan, the Palenque Integral Center (CIP, its initials in Spanish), which includes a lush green jungle area in the northern zone of Chiapas, the Agua Azul Cascades, the Misol Ha waterfall and the magnificent archaeological site of Palenque. The highway is heating up conflicts in the region.

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Indigenous #Zoques and #Tzotziles Take Over Santa Fe Mine in #Chiapas

Mexican territory: Indigenous Zoques and Tzotziles have taken over the facilities of the Santa Fe mine in the municipality of Solosuchiapa, Chiapas in defense of their territory and Mother Earth. The mine is owned by Carlos Slim, one of the richest men in the world.

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