An indigenous Zoque historian and anthropologist describes concerns that not only affect the Zoque community, but many indigenous communities throughout Mexico –forced migration to find work is precarious in and of itself, but has become wholly tragic during the pandemic. He calls on the far-flung Zoque diaspora to organize for across localities for autonomous health.
Following many months of intimidation and attacks in the Zapatista communities of Nuevo San Gregorio and Moisés Gandhi, a Solidarity Caravan visited the autonomous region to deliver aid, bear witness and denounce these terrorist acts to the world. See the video short from the caravan here.
Elio Henriquez reports out on the findings of the Solidariy Caravan to the Autonomous Municipality of Lucio Cabañas.
Raúl Romero contextualizes recent paramilitary aggressions against Zapatista support bases, juxtaposing the war of capital with its antithesis in the EZLN, an army for peace and life.
Paramilitary group ORCAO has kidnapped a member of the Zapatista autonomous communities in the region of Moisés Gandhi, Autonomous Municipality of Lucio Cabañas. ORCAO’s threats and gunfire toward the communities have been worsening since the final week of October.