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Militarization Increases in #Zapatista and Campesino Territories in #Chiapas

Mexico, Chiapas: The counterinsurgency strategy in regions populated by first peoples supporting the Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN) has intensified since President Andrés Manuel Lopez Obrador’s (AMLO) administration took power in Mexico, according to human rights watch groups deployed in Chiapas.

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CNI-CIG / #EZLN Communique on kidnapping and murder of compañeros from Emiliano Zapata Popular Indigenous Council of #Guerrero

On May 9 we published a statement of the Popular Indigenous Council of Guerrero-Emiliano Zapata (CIPOG-EZ) about the kidnapping and murder of comrades Modesto Verales Sebastián and José Lucio Bartolo. What follows is a joint statement by CNI-CIG and EZLN about the same case.

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#Chiapas, #Mexico: Indigenous Prisoner in Struggle, Adrián Gómez Jiménez, Demands his Freedom After 15 years in Prison Without a Sentence

This letter comes from Indigenous Tzotzil prisoner in struggle, Adrián Gómez Jiménez, who has been held for 15 years without sentence. In the letter he speaks out against the violation of his rights and the explicit marginalization of Indigenous people in the Mexican legal system. The letter was edited with a heavy hand for clarity, as Spanish is not Adrián’s primary language.

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Salute to the 25th anniversary since #Zapatistas’ Revolt

Greek territory: A statement about the 25th anniversary of the Zapatista revolt by the Anarchist Political Organization | Federation of Collectives.

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The #Zapatistas’ Dignified Rage: Revolutionary Theories and Anticapitalist Dreams of Subcomandante Marcos

Beyond the city streets and markets of San Cristóbal de las Casas, steep roads wind into the misty mountains of Chiapas, past the Mexican state’s military outposts, and toward the autonomous communities of the Zapatistas, a movement which erupted onto the world stage on January 1st, 1994.

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Words of the #EZLN’s CCRI-CG to the Zapatista Peoples on the 25th Anniversary of the Beginning of the War Against Oblivion

Statements by Subcomandante Insurgente Moisés, the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee and the Good Government Council “Towards Hope” on the 25th anniversary of the Zapatista uprising.

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Zapatista’s Mark 25th Anniversary of Insurrection With Warning to #AMLO

“We’re the product of 500 years of struggles: first against slavery in the independence war led by insurgents against Spain, then avoiding being absorbed by North American expansionism, then for promulgating our Constitution and expelling the French Empire from our territory, then Porfirio’s dictatorship denied the fair implementation of the Reform Laws and the people stood up with its own leaders…”

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25 years later: First statement by the #EZLN – The Uprising of Dignity – The Zapatista Movement in #Chiapas

In the night of December 31, January first of 1993/1994 the Zapatist uprising started on the Chiapas territory. Here is the first statement by the EZLN from December 31, 1993. Published on January 1, 1994. We added the video The Uprising of Dignity – The Zapatista Movement in Chiapas / Mexico.

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From the Internationalist Commune of #Rojava to the #Zapatistas

Message from the Internationalist Commune of Rojava in solidarity with the Resistance Network meeting in the Zapatista territory.

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Joint communique from #CNI, #CIG, and #EZLN rejecting the #NAIM and voicing support for and solidarity with migrants

Statement by the CNI, CIG, and EZLN about the NAIM (New International Airport of Mexico) and about people that were forced to move from their Central American territories.

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