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Two Indigenous Prisoners in Struggle in #Chiapas Sentenced to 50 Years

This letter comes from Germán López Montejo and Abraham López Montejo who, after more than four months on a hunger strike, had their sentences lengthened from 25 to 50 years. The time added to their sentences was a clear act of retaliation from the state, seeking to set an example of what happens to those who struggle for justice and freedom.

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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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