UK Zapatista Newswire Archive
08-07-2013 18:38Representatives from groups from around the UK delivered a letter to the Mexican Embassy in London yesterday protesting against the assassination of Juan Vázquez Guzmán and the continued harassment of indigenous peoples in San Sebastián Bachajón in Chiapas, South East Mexico.
08-07-2013 15:54An article, in essence, asking autonomists to consider, as and when possible in their local area, to be a part of, what is in effect there's already - from the Zapatistas, to Los Indignados, to those in Greece, Istanbul, Iceland and Brazil - the People's Assembly movement is alive and we could make it something incredible here in the UK.
EUROPEAN PRONOUNCEMENT IN SUPPORT OF THE WEEK OF WORLDWIDE ACTION “JUAN VÁZQUEZ GUZMÁN LIVES! THE BACHAJÓN STRUGGLE CONTINUES!” FROM TUESDAY, JUNE 25TH TO TUESDAY, JULY 2ND, 2013
08-06-2013 05:32“He gave his life for the land”
Another indigenous leader has been assassinated in the struggle to defend the land and natural resources from depradation and destruction.
Article from the June edition of Peace News
01-06-2013 21:07Convocation for the Week of Worldwide Action:
“Juan Vázquez Guzmán lives!
The Bachajón struggle continues!”
Tuesday, June 25 to Tuesday, July 2, 2013
28-04-2013 17:56Demand for an End to the Attacks on the Zapatista Support Base Community of San Marcos Avilés
28-04-2013 17:53In Chiapas there is a latent threat of forced displacement against the Zapatistas, and there has been a new political assassination.
24-04-2013 19:34Caravan of human rights observation attacked and threatened. Human rights violations include: attacks against the autonomous families: seizure of land, robbery of crops and animals, sacking of coffee fields, death threats, false accusations, suspension of electric service and attacks with arms and rocks.
24-02-2013 15:30URGENT REPORT:
IMMINENT EVICTION PLANNED,
TERROR GROWS IN SAN MARCOS AVILÉS
February 23, 2013:
11-02-2013 19:27After 417 days of wrongful imprisonment, the Zapatista political prisoner is freed.
Thanks to all the people and organizations throughout the world who campaigned for his liberation.
10-01-2013 17:25Communiqué from the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee – General Command of the Zapatista National Liberation Army
December 30 2012.
10-01-2013 17:19It is a huge demonstration of force–the largest in the entire history of the Zapatista movement–just days before the 19th anniversary of their first public appearance and 30 years since their founding.
25-11-2012 09:3417th November 1983 to 17th November 2012
Dorset Chiapas Solidarity Group
18-11-2012 16:13In San Cristóbal they commemorate the birth of the EZLN: November 17, 1983
On this day the latest phase of the Campaign Worldwide Echo in support of the Zapatistas culminates.
13-11-2012 17:28In recent days, support bases of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN ) from Comandante Abel and Unión Hidalgo communities were evicted from their land and dispossessed of their crops, by paramilitaries from the municipio of Sabanilla, openly protected by the State’s Public Security forces.
29-10-2012 18:43NEW WORLDWIDE DECLARATION DEMANDING AN END TO THE LOW INTENSITY WAR AGAINST THE ZAPATISTA COMMUNITIES.
TO PRESIDENT FELIPE CALDERÓN HINOJOSA:
TO GOVERNOR JUAN SABINES GUERRERO:
16-10-2012 05:39CITIES OF THE WORLD MAKE A "WORLDWIDE ECHO IN SUPPORT OF THE ZAPATISTAS" ON THE DAY OF INDIGENOUS RESISTANC
14-10-2012 23:36On Friday (the 12th) a letter was delivered to the Mexican Embassy in London signed by all the UK groups that stand in solidarity with the Zapatistas.
13-10-2012 16:01The following document was delivered to the Embassy:
THE WORLDWIDE DECLARATION IN SUPPORT OF THE ZAPATISTAS
12-10-2012 08:53International Campaign:
“Worldwide Echo in Support of the Zapatistas”