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Chiapas: Communique from PUDEE regarding structural reforms

 

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On 19 August, the organizational process Peoples United for the Defense of Electricity (PUDEE) which adheres to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandona Jungle published a communique in which its members analyze and criticize the impacts of the newly approved structural reforms. 634 more words

Human Rights

Guerrero: denunciation of intimidation against Proceso correspondent in the state

On 15 August, the Proceso magazine denounced in an editorial note that a presumed representative of the Agency of the Public Military Ministry, which is contained within the Secretary for National Defense (SEDENA), attempted to hand over a summons to appear to its correspondent in Guerrero, Ezequiel Flores Contreras. 382 more words

Human Rights

Chiapas: beginning of first meeting of Indigenous Peoples of Mexico with Zapatista Peoples

 

The “First Meeting of the Zapatista Peoples with the Indigenous Peoples of Mexico” (EZLN)

In a 3 August communique, Subcomandante Insurgente Moisés, spokesperson for the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN), reported that between 2 and 3 August, 312 members of the National Indigenous Congress (CNI) arrived at La Realidad, representing the Nahua, Purépecha, Peninsula Maya, Mazahua, Zoque, Wixarika, migrant, Tepehuan, Coca, Hñahñu, Pame, Triqui, Mixtec, Binni zaa, Chinanteco, Ikoot, Afro-Mexican, Popoluca, Tsotsil, Ch’ol, Tojolabal, Tseltal, Totonaco, Kumiai, Amuzgo, mestizo, Huarijío, Mixe, Ñhato, and Chontal peoples. 375 more words

Human Rights

Support for Young Witnesses: a Human Rights Issue - Guest Blog by Paola Uccellari

 Paola Uccellari is Director at CRAE – Children’s Rights Alliance for England. 

“Reading the experiences of the brave children on this website is tough. Their shocking stories show how far we still have to go if children’s human rights to be protected from violence, abuse, neglect and harm are to be made real. 805 more words

Remote Sites

Support our e-petition to Government so No Child has to Face their Abuser at Court

Thank you to everyone who has already supported the NSPCC’s Order in Court campaign to improve the treatment of young victims and witnesses in the criminal justice system. 324 more words

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"An Alternate Reality" or how things should have been in Ferguson

There is so much I could say about this, and I’m going to pass for now. Perhaps if I get around to it, I’ll write some of that up, but there’s only so much of that Police State crap I can handle and not get so overwhelmed with disappointment that I can barely stand it. 341 more words

Freedom

National: According to the pre-audience for the People’s Permanent Tribunal (TPP), simulation and impunity prevent the eradication of violence against women

 Between August 4 to 6, there was held in Mexico City the pre-audience “Gender Violence and Femicide” of the the Peoples’ Permanent Tribunal (TPP), Chapter Mexico. 337 more words

Human Rights