Mexico

P’urhépecha Territory, Michoacán: Indigenous Resist Violent State Repression and the Installation of Voting Booths

This communique comes from the Indigenous community of Nahuatzén, who yesterday June 30th, received violent attacks from the state for resisting the installation of voting booths in their community. Resisting the attacks, the community...

Denunciation of State Repression in Apatlaco, Morelos

Submitted to It's Going Down The members of the coordination of the permanent seminar “Mundo Rurales: Tierra, Territoria y Territorialidades” reject and condemn the attack by the leadership of the state of Morelos against the people...

Mexico: Statement From the National and International Campaign for the Freedom of the Political...

Statement on indigenous and ecological political prisoners in Mexico. Movement for the Freedom of the Defenders of Water and Life of San Pedro Tlanixco To the People of Mexico and the World To the Media The history of...

Mexico: Occupying Land, Resisting Airport Construction

From Centro de Medios Libres Translated by Earth First! Journal In Tocuila Texcoco, the situation is tense. They continue to bring in machines and materials; this time in sections of San Felipe and Santa Cruz, neighboring...

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...

Indigenous Condemn Police Killing of Leader in Oaxaca

Indigenous people from the Union of Indigenous Communities of the Northern Zone of the Isthmus (UCIZONI) and residents of Matías Romero, Oaxaca, bid farewell to leader BenjamínJuárez José with red and black crosses after...

All The News You Didn’t Even Know Was Going Down

https://twitter.com/syndicalisms/status/659187093713850368 Originally posted to It's Going Down Normalistas clashed with riot pigs outside of government offices in the state of Guerrero while a "welcome" rally was held for the Governor Hector Astudillo, who recently assumed leadership of...

For the defense of the spaces of Organization and Communication

From Regeneracion Radio translated by It's Going Down Mexican reality shows us that everyday life is becoming increasingly violent, more bloody, has been disrupted at the most intimate levels of people. Living in Mexico means living in a...

Insumisión: Reclaiming Life in a Panorama of Death

Originally posted to It's Going Down By Scott Campbell As the violence and repression instigated, permitted and perpetrated by the Mexican State continues to grow, it can become overwhelming to summarize it in these pages in a...