Tag Archives: Chiapas

Chiapas: the law of déjà vu

Counter-insurgency tactics in Chiapas, under AMLO’s administration ironically remain unchanged from the military occupation of Chiapas in the 90’s. Hermann Bellinghausen describes a foreboding and familiar scenario as agressions break out across the state.

On Risings and Awakenings in Chiapas, Mexico

Blogging for Chiapas gives voice to participants and supporters of Schools for Chiapas working to describe for you the smells and sights and sounds and feels of Zapatista education. Here we share the sounds of Zapatista schools where education promoters reject the name of “teacher” and students teach as they grow strong. We will continue sing unexpected songs from schooling on rocky, hand cultivated corn fields and we will try to capture the feel of scientific studies carried out in tiny rural health clinics.

Three Zapatista-related maps of Chiapas

1. Map of Zapatista Caracols   2. Map of Areas of Conflict in 1994 3. Map of Zapatista Municipalities, circa 1998. Rebel Zapatista, autonomous and pluri-ethnic municipalities and territories (As mapped band CIEPAC) 1.- “Libertad de los Pueblos Maandas”; Headquarters: Santa Rosa El Copán; in Ocosingo 2.- “San Pedro Michoacán”; Headquarters: in La Realidad; in […]