Mexico

Echos of the struggle in Mexico - Interview with Raul of radio Ke Huelga

Ke Huelga

Interview with Raul, Mexican libertarian and presenter on the Ke Huelga free radio station.

14 people hospitalised in latest repression of the Oaxacan social movement

Section 22 of the Teacher's Union and the broader Oaxcan social movement take to the streets to protest the arrival of fraudulent President Calderon. Federal Police open fire with live rounds and tear gas grenades, resulting in at least 14 people wounded and hospitalised.

From coca to capital: free trade cocaine

John Barker on the 'War on Drugs', unequal free trade legislation, and their relationship with capitalism and its woes more broadly.

The Zapatistas: An ecological revolution? John Ross

John Ross writes for Processed World on the environmental views of the Zapatistas.

Marcos in the Library

A letter from Zapatista leader Subcomandante Marcos to a national Mexican magazine.

The Faceless Face of the New Mexican Revolution

Chris Carlsson analyses the EZLN and the role of their leader, Marcos, for Processed World magazine.

Autonomous Community Oaxaca on the TV Fri 22 Oct C4‏

Unreported World
Mexico's Indian Rebellion
Friday 22nd October 7.30pm
Channel 4

Obama to send 1,200 National Guard troops to US-Mexico border

An immigrant rights activist lays crosses in honor of immigrants who have died.

President Barack Obama announced the deployment of 1,200 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexican border on Tuesday, to aid local law enforcement in stemming the tide of drug traffickers and illegal immigration. The announcement came shortly after he left a lunch meeting with the Senate Republican Caucus.

The Dream of San Juan Copala - by Claudio Albertani

On April 26, 2010, a convoy of some twenty militants and international observers was ambushed in Mexico. They were on their way to San Juan Copala, a village in the Sierra Mixteca region, to give support to the villagers in their resistance to the terrorism of a local paramilitary group. Their convoy was brutally ambushed by paramilitaries......

Oaxaca: Paramilitaries fire on solidarity caravan, two confirmed dead

A solidarity caravan travelling to the autonomous municipality of San Juan Copala in the Triqui Region of Oaxaca has been attacked by UBISORT paramilitaries. Two are confirmed dead, with at least 15 injured and three missing.