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Chiapas: Mons. Rodrigo Aguilar Martinez Becomes New Bishop of San Cristobal

On January 3rd, Rodrigo Aguilar Martínez. originally from Guanajuato, took office as bishop of San Cristobal de Las Casas, replacing Felipe Arizmendi Esquivel, He will be the 39th bishop of this diocese. 269 more words

Chiapas

Chiapas: 4000 Displaced Return Home in Insecure Conditions n Chalchihuitan

Displaced Chalchihuitan (@Sin Embargo)

On December 2nd, nearly four thousand indigenous people from Chalchihuitan returned to their communities of origin after almost two months of forced displacement, despite not having secure conditions to do so due to the presence of groups that have not been disarmed, so they blamed the state and federal governments for what might happen to their families. 310 more words

Human Rights

Una història mítica del blat de moro

Adaptació d’un conte tradicional maia, transmès per les diferents generacions dels indis tzotziles.

La Creació de l’Home pel Pare Sol

Fa molts, molts anys, quan el Sol estava sol, va decidir buscar-se companyia. 326 more words

Postals No Enviades

Lacanjá

Túnica lacandona de Lacanjá, Ocosingo. Chiapas, México.

2 lienzos de corteza de árbol (quizá majahua), aporreados y ablandados; con decoraciones de tintes naturales. Pieza elaborada hacia 1999. 15 more words

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EZLN: anniversary message

By: Magdalena Gómez

The General Command of the Zapatista National Liberation Army (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional) issued a message last January 1; I will emphasize some aspects of it. 857 more words

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Cancun: A City Without a Cuisine to Call Its Own

The city of Cancun sprawls over an area of 764 square miles (or to use the locally preferred unit of measurement: 1978.75 square Metrics) and boasts a population of 628 thousand.  1,672 more words

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Aguacatenango/San Andrés Larrainzar

Blusa para venta turística con pechera tzotzil de San Andrés Larráinzar y confección realizada en Aguacatenango. Chiapas, México.

Manta comercial cosida a mano y a maquina con cuello realizado en algodón tejido y brocado en telar de cintura. 7 more words

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