Mexico

Mexico: Update After 60 Days of the Prison Hunger Strike in Chiapas

This communiqué comes from the Working Group No Estamos Todxs. It provides a historical recount of the development of the prison hunger strike in Chiapas, and an update on the situation after sixty days...

The Neoliberalism of Mexico’s New Government Continues to Dispossess and Kill

The following article by Ñaní Pinto from Avispa Midia reports on the recent killings of two indigenous community leaders and ongoing state repression under new Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Below the article...

Militarization Increases in Zapatista and Campesino Territories

Zapatistas report that with a new president who is pushing a variety of mining and megaprojects, the increase in government incursion and spying has increased in their territories. Translated from Avispa Midia.  The counterinsurgency strategy in...

May Day Actions Across So-Called North America

This May Day was marked by everything form mass wildcat strikes by teachers across South Carolina, demonstrations against ICE in Portland, a noise demo outside of a jail in New York, student occupations and...

Mexico: Message From Indigenous Anarchist Political Prisoner Miguel Peralta

April 30th, 2019, marked four years since Miguel Peralta’s arrest in Mexico City by men dressed in civilian clothing. He was held incommunicado for more than twenty hours, and taken to the prison in...

Mexico: Update on the Situation of the Hunger Striking Compañeros in Struggle

This communiqué comes from the Working Group No Estamos Todxs and gives us an update on the prisoners in struggle in Chiapas after 33 days of a hunger strike. San Cristóbal de las Casas,...

Mexico: Update After Eighteen Days of the Prisoner Hunger Strike in Chiapas

This communique comes from the Working Group No Estamos Todxs, family members and ex-prisoners after eighteen days of the prisoner hunger strike in Chiapas.Tuxtla Gutiérrez, ChiapasMonday, April 1st, 2019Eighteen days have passed since six...

Mexico: Anarchist Political Prisoner Miguel Peralta Fasts in Solidarity with the Hunger Striking Prisoners...

This statement comes from anarchist political prisoner Miguel Peralta and his compañera Mariana González as he fasts in solidarity with the hunger-striking prisoners in struggle in Chiapas. Compas:Having water, vitamins, honey, solidarity and the...

Mexico: Update After Seven Days of a Hunger Strike in Various Prisons in Chiapas

This communiqué comes from the Working Group, No Estamos Todxs, and gives us an update after seven days of the hunger strike taking place in various prisons in the Mexican state of Chiapas. San...

Mexico: Prisoners in Struggle Begin Indefinite Hunger Strike

This communique comes from the working group, No Estamos Todxs, and reports on the launch of a hunger strike in various prisons in the Mexican state of Chiapas. March 15th, 2019Statement in solidarity with the...