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Children ‘Screaming and Coughing in the Mayhem’ as Trump Border Patrol Fires Tear Gas Into Mexico

“Strong breeze carried U.S.-launched teargas deeper into Mexico. Migrants ran for hundreds of yards before escaping the cloud.”

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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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#EZLN: Declaration from the second national assembly of the national indigenous congress and the indigenous governing council

Statement by the National Indigenous Congress, the Indigenous Governing Council and the Zapatista Army for National Liberation (EZLN).

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#Mexico: For the Freedom of Political Prisoner Luis Fernando #Sotelo

Statement from October 3, 2018, by the campaign Freedom to Luis Fernando Sotelo.

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Call for Solidarity with the Political Prisoners of Eloxochitlán de Flores Magón, #Oaxaca

Editor’s Note: This communique speaks to the recent scheduling of the final hearing in the case of anarchist political prisoner Miguel Peralta Betanzos. Following the pattern of irregularities in the case, the court again broke their own laws, scheduling the final hearing in two months rather than within five days as the law states. This repeats the ongoing strategy of the court to maintain Miguel Peralta Betanzos and the other imprisoned compañeros of Eloxochitlán de Flores Magón, Oaxaca in prison without a conviction.

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#Chiapas: Denunciation of Military Helicopter Flyovers in Zapatista Territory

This communique comes from the National Indigenous Congress and the Indigenous Government Council denouncing the harassment of Indigenous communities that have refused to allow the electoral process take place in their territories. This includes military helicopter flyers in Zapatista territory, misinformation being spread in the corporate media, and threats of repression in Indigenous communities of Michoacán and Jalisco.

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#Michoacán so-called #México: There will be no elections…

The following text was published in Spanish by Comuna P’urépecha yesterday (June 29). A Facebook page dedicated to disseminating the history, knowledge, political education and struggles of the P’urépecha people1 in what is known as the Mexican state of Michoacán. So-called México is set to have presidential elections on July 1st, 2018.

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#Mexico’s Zapatista rebels, 24 Years on and Defiant in Mountain Strongholds

The peasant rebels took up arms in 1994, and now number 300,000 in centres with their own doctors, teachers and currency, but rarely answer questions – until now.

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