Silvia Ribeiro describes yet another aspect of the war on life waged by transnational corporations. This week from December 2-8, marked the global campaign against the privatization of seed and the UPOV (International Union for the Protection of Plant Varieties. #StopUPOV
‘Critical Thought Versus the Capitalist Hydra’ Seminar
During the seminar ‘Critical Thought Versus the Capitalist Hydra’, organized by the Zapatistas at CIDECI (Universidad de La Tierra, Chiapas), May 3 – 9, 2015, Clara Membrilla kept a daily chronicle of events in Spanish. Schools for Chiapas is pleased to share her work with you, which serves as a useful synopsis of the seminar and the main issues and questions raised during it. Cronica dia 1 Cronica dia 2 Cronica dia 3 Cronica dia 4 Cronica dia 5 Cronica dia 6
This online Schools for Chiapas Library offers a variety of research resources including original materials and related web pages, academic articles, literary pieces, music, photos for use in the classroom, as well as an extensive bibliography and a video library. As this is a collaborative work in progress, we invite students, educators, researchers and activists to add their own articles, links and ideas or experiences. Please contact us.