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UK Oaxaca Uprising Newswire Archive

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Report by the Brigade of Observation and Solidarity with the Zapatista Communiti

21-09-2011 18:40

General Presentation by the Brigade of Observation and Solidarity with Zapatista Communities: great increase in acts of aggression, especially against autonomus schools

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UG#567 Radical Democracy & The Rebirth of Epimethean Man (Deschooling Society 7)

10-09-2011 11:35

We start this week's show with Professor David McNally on 21st century instances of people rebelling against their would be overlords. Then a set of activists in Spain on how a recent wave of protests against the austerity morphed into an experiment in self-government. Finally, we conclude our reading of radical philosopher Ivan Illich's 1971 book, Deschooling Society, in which he describes the re-conceptualisation needed to break from the counter-productive and dependency producing hierarchical institutions of the 20th century.

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San Marcos Aviles: Dignity and Resistance threatened

04-09-2011 14:52

Education is not only in San Marcos, it is in all Zapatista autonomous municipalities.

The compas have suffered so many injustices, but they have had had the patience not to respond with violence.

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31-08-2011 19:18

Third Letter from Subcomandante Marcos to Don Luis Villoro in the Exchange on Ethics and Politics

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International Day of Action in Solidarity with San Juan Copala, Oaxaca, Mexico

30-05-2011 18:52

International Day of Action in Solidarity with the Autonomous Municipality of San Juan Copala, Oaxaca, Mexico

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Repression, Impunity and Resistance in Oaxaca: One Year After the Copala Caravan

02-05-2011 13:59

Update from Oaxaca. No change after election of new State Governor.

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Mexican President represses the teachers and people of Oaxaca, Mexico

17-02-2011 02:29

The mainstream media continues with the narrative that the only thing worth reporting from Mexico is the 'Drugs War'.

Following an armed attack by the Eagle Wings on a demonstration in Mitziton in support of the 10 imprisoned compas from SS Bachajon, in which several members of the Other Campaign were wounded, one seriously, comes this police attack in Oaxaca. It seems the level of repression is rising…….

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Justice for Bety and Jyri: killed by paramilitries in Oaxaca

21-11-2010 23:29

Signatures are needed: Justice for Bety and Jyri

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Justice for Bety and Jyri: killed by paramilitries in Oaxaca

09-11-2010 22:45

On April 27th, in the vicinity of the autonomous municipality of San Juan Copala, Oaxaca, a humanitarian observation mission was attacked by members of the paramilitary group UBISORT, Alberta Cariño Trujillo and Jyri Jaakkola were killed in the attack.

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Autonomous Community Oaxaca Demo Mexican Embassy London Mon. Nov. 1st - 3pm

25-10-2010 20:27

Day of the Dead Demo Altar

Protest for San Juan Copala at the Mexican Embassy – For Autonomy and against Impunity

1st November 2010 from 3pm

Demo-Altar outside the Mexican Embassy,

16 St. George Street, London, W1s 1LX

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Autonomous Community Oaxaca on the TV Plus Other Chiapas News

18-10-2010 23:15

San Juan Copala, the autonomous community features on:
Unreported World
Mexico’s Indian Rebellion
Friday 22nd October 7.30pm
Channel 4

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Chiapas News - BoCa En BoCa 8

11-10-2010 00:01

New human rights group in Tila and Tumbala.

Ejidatarios from Tila demand justice

The Abejas (Bees) of Chenalho support the harassed Triquis of Copala

The JBG of Oventik denounces the displacement of 170 Zapatistas.


Other resistances: Argentina: National Congress of the Movement of Indigenous Campesinxs (MNCI)

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September 2010 Chiapas/Zapatista News Summary

05-10-2010 00:42

1. 170 Zapatista Bases Expelled from Chilon
2. More Army of God Aggression in Mitziton
3. Torrential Rains Batter Chiapas

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Zapatista Supporters Attacked in Retaliation for Building an Autonomous School

29-09-2010 12:52

One of the Zapatistas' most notable achievements has been the creation of an autonomous education system, designed to meet the needs of the people in the communities. Now 170 people from two indigenous communities have been evicted and are homeless on the mountain, because they would not destroy their autonomous school.

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The autonomous municipality of San Juan Copala, Oaxaca has ended

21-09-2010 23:18

translated and condensed by Nancy Davies from El Universal, and Milenio

Monday, 20/09/2010 – 13:31

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Autonomous Community Oaxaca Under Paramilitary Control

01-08-2010 20:09

Following Police Raid of San Juan Copala

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update on the caravan directed to San Juan Copala

08-06-2010 21:04

links to the timeline of the caravan directed to Copala

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caravan to Copala - proceedings

08-06-2010 17:25

the solidarity caravan is in the road to San Juan Copala

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Mexican Community Besieged By Paramilitaries Calls For Second International Humanitarian Caravan June 8th

26-05-2010 19:00

The Autonomous Municipality of San Juan Copala in South East Mexico has been under siege for several months by paramilitaries backed by the ruling PRI party in Oaxaca. Electricity and water supplies have been cut, schools shut and there are no doctors.
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