Revuelta Comunitaria

Revuelta Comunitaria: In Tlanixco, Solidarity and Organization Against State Repression

The following column looks at the struggle of the indigenous community of San Pedro Tlanixco in the State of Mexico to defend its water and territory and gain freedom for its political prisoners. It...

Revuelta Comunitaria: “Popular Consultations” and the Farce of Democracy

This piece is the latest in our semi-regular column "Revuelta Comunitaria" by the folks at Voices in Movement. It argues that the recent "popular consultations" being carried out by the new government administration in...

Revuelta Comunitaria: The Politics Behind Amnesty for Political Prisoners in Mexico

There has been much talk from the new political administration in Mexico, including the new president Andrés Manuel López Obrador, regarding a federal amnesty law for political prisoners. The proposed amnesty law is part...