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López y Rivas: The time has come

By: Gilberto López y Rivas

As always, the important comunicado of the National Indigenous Congress and the Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional (CNI–EZLN), “The time has come,” dated last May 28, went unperceived in the large communications media and particularly among the political class. 1,014 more words


Viva México Episode 5: The Walls Within

María de Jesús Patricio Martínez, the first indigenous woman to ever run for president in Mexico, tells us what she hopes to achieve through her campaign. 21 more words


Pronunciamiento en favor de Caltzontzin

La Otra Ciudad de México,  10 de junio de 2017.

Al Digno Pueblo de México,

Al Ejército Zapatista de Liberación Nacional,

Al Congreso Nacional Indígena, 740 more words


'Mexico needs healing’: the first indigenous woman to run for president

María de Jesús Patricio Martínez has always had a gift for curing people’s ailments, an ability she attributes to her close connection with the earth. 235 more words


Indigenous Government Council

By: Magdalena Gómez

Last weekend, the constitutive assembly of the Indigenous Government Council (CIG, its initials in Spanish) of the National Indigenous Congress (CNI) was held in the Cideci in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas. 862 more words


National/Chiapas: CNI Forms Indigenous Government Council and Elects Spokesperson

Maria de Jesus Patricio Martinez, spokesperson for the Indigenous Council of Government (Photo@: Colectivo Tragameluz)

 From May 26th to 28th, the assembly of the National Indigenous Congress (CNI) was held to form its Indigenous Council of Government (ICG in its Spanish acronym) and to appoint its spokesperson who will be an independent candidate to the presidency of the Republic in 2018. 400 more words

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