UK Zapatista Newswire Archive
06-05-2011 19:38SCREENING TOUR IN SCOTLAND : ¡Viva México! & "La Otra Mirada"
a documentary film by Nicolas Défossé - a production of Terra Nostra Films (Mexico) - 2010.
Accompanied by Nicolas Défossé (film director) & Adolfo López Magaña (photographic exhibition coordinator of the Photo Exhibition "La Otra Mirada").
In Scotland May 7th & 8th
03-05-2011 00:43Edinburgh Chiapas Solidarity Group Punk Benefit Gig
Wednesday 4th May
Edinburgh EH1 1NQ
02-05-2011 13:59Update from Oaxaca. No change after election of new State Governor.
02-05-2011 12:00A “Global Day of Action for the Liberation of the Zapatista Political Prisoner” is calling for freedom for Zapatista villager Patricio Domíngez Vázquez. Patricio
has been imprisoned on false charges by the authorities in Chiapas, Mexico.
29-04-2011 14:26In a journey from the mountains of southeastern Mexico to the northern border with the United States, Subcommander Marcos, Zapatista spokesperson, and the people of Mexico trace the forgotten face of a country. A celebration of the struggle for land and dignity.
29-04-2011 14:22In a journey from the mountains of southeastern Mexico to the northern border with the United States, Subcommander Marcos, Zapatista spokesperson, and the people of Mexico trace the forgotten face of a country. A celebration of the struggle for land and dignity.
21-04-2011 20:36Info Stalls and demos about San Sebastian Bachajón as part of the Five
More Days of Action for the 5 prisoners of Bachajón
Sunday 24th April
East End of Princes Street
Thursday 28th April
12 noon - 2pm
Outside the Library
20-04-2011 22:31Harsh pressure against ejidatarios from San Sebastian Bachajon.
17-04-2011 19:36Screening of Health and Solidarity (25 min.)
- The twinning of Zapatista Solidarity Groups in Scotland with the Zapatista Autonomous Municipality '16th February' in Chiapas, Mexico.
+ Latest Video Message from an indigenous community in struggle in Chiapas
Followed by Glasgow Chiapas Solidarity Group organising meeting
11-04-2011 20:02"Buying consciences", trying to bribe people out of the resistance
28-03-2011 00:59Stop the Repression of Indigenous Communities in Chiapas Mexico
16 St George Street,
London W1S 1FD.
23-03-2011 20:26Further escalation of violence and repression against the organized communities of Chiapas
7.30pm Tuesday 29th March
@ The Free Hetherington
The Glasgow University Occupation
13 University Gardens
Just off University Avenue,
Glasgow University Campus
12-03-2011 13:33Seventeen years after the armed uprising in Chiapas and eleven after the signing of the San Andrés accords on indigenous rights and culture, the situation of indigenous peoples throughout the country is worse than ever. There is literally a war of dispossession against their lands and territories.
02-03-2011 07:08We denounce with indignation the new escalation in violence and repression against the organised communities of the Other Campaign in Chiapas. During the month of February we have witnessed with alarm assaults and attacks by the state and its paramilitary groups on adherents to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle:
24-02-2011 23:38A Film about the twinning of the Zapatista community 16th February with Chiapas Solidarity groups in Scotland
Hosted by Digital Desperados
Thursday 17th, 7 – 10pm, CCA cinema space , 350 Sauciehall St (nearest tubes – cowcaddens & st georges cross)
15-02-2011 01:08Mass non-payment of electricity bills
Action in support of migrants
Police harass journalists in San Cristóbal de las Casas
Prisoners huger strike in Motozintla Prison
Demonstration against femicide
The General Command of the Zapatista National Liberation Army expresses sadness and regret at the death of Bishop Samuel Ruiz García.
13-02-2011 23:23Urgent Action
Fray Bartolome de las Casas Human Rights Centre
San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas
February 7, 2011
Arbitrary Deprivation of Liberty of ejidatarios in Chiapas
State government has detained 10 ejidatarios, adherents to the Other Campaign from San Sebastián Bachajón .
11-02-2011 18:33Letter in protest at the arbitrary detention of 117 common landholders in Chiapas. 10 remain in prison.