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Chiapas teachers march to show their strength

THE CNTE SHOWS ITS MUSCLE: holds one of the largest marches in its 37-year history

By: Isaín Mandujano

This Friday, tens of thousands of teachers miles of the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE, its initials in Spanish) held one of the largest marches that it has carried out in in its 37 years of existence, in order to protest against the education reform. 772 more words


Upcoming Travel

Follow along next week as I travel to Guatemala City, Guatemala then take a bus between and around volcanoes as I travel to Tapachula, Mexico and explore the beautiful Mexican state of Chiapas. 23 more words


Chiapas/Oaxaca/Guerrero/National: Criminalization of Social Protest

During the teachers’ mobilizations in Chiapas. Photo: @Cuartoscuro

On Friday April 15, the teachers began a day of mobilizations across the country as part of a… 630 more words

Human Rights

Puebla vs Jaguares de Chiapas - Jornada 15 Recap and Highlights

Jaguares de Chiapas took the lead but couldn’t hold it as Puebla rallied for a 2-1 victory. The win snaps a three-game losing streak for the Poblanos and keeps them mathematically in playoff contention, while Jaguares have now lost four in a row and have dropped to penultimate in the table. 256 more words


Chiapas: Day of Action for the Liberation of Alejandro Diaz Santiz and Political Prisoners

During the cultural event in Plaza de la Resistencia y la Paz in San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas. Photo: @Work Group “No estamos todxs” 674 more words

Human Rights

Chiapas: Primero de Agosto Displaced Families Report Enclosure of their Lands

Displacement camp at Primero de Agosto, Photo @ Radio Zapatista

On April 14, the displaced of Primero de Agosto in the municipality of Las Margaritas made a public statement denouncing the barbed wiring of part of the land of Primero de Agosto where they lived and from where they were displaced on February 23, 2015. 272 more words

Indigenous People

Clausura 2016 Week 15 Preview: Sunday's Game

Puebla vs Jaguares de Chiapas – 6:00 PM – Univision Deportes
Puebla (14th) fell 4-1 to León last weekend, their third consecutive loss and one that resulted in the departure of… 141 more words