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Chiapas: Roberto Paciencia Cruz - three years in prison in State Center for Social Reinsertion (CERSS) Number 5

Photo: @noestamostodxs

Three years after his arbitrary arrest, Roberto Paciencia Cruz, Tzotzil indigenous, “unjustly imprisoned” in the CERSS Number 5 of San Cristobal de Las Casas and adherent to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle, is still awaiting sentencing. 434 more words

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Oaxaca: Death of Teacher Wounded in Violent Eviction of IEEPO

Image from the “Barricade of Words” in San Cristobal de Las Casas (Photo:@SIPAZ)

On July 5, the teacher Jose Caballero Julian died as a result of a brain injury he received from a blow of a stone to the head during the eviction in front of the Oaxaca State Institute of Public Education (IEEPO), carried out by the state police on June 11. 384 more words

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Chiapas/Oaxaca/Guerrero: Teachers Continue Mobilizations Due to Lack of Agreements over Educational Reform

People crossing blockade on foot in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas. Photo: @Oscar León.

In negotiations that lasted about seven hours, the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE) and the Government Secretariat (SG) resolved that… 644 more words

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Chiapas: Roberto Paciencia Writes to Alejandro Diaz

Copy of the letter from Roberto Paciencia to Alejandro Diaz Santiz. Photo: @Koman Ilel.

Unjustly imprisoned Roberto Paciencia Cruz, deprived of his freedom three years ago, wrote a letter to Alejandro Diaz Santiz, who has been imprisoned for 17 years. 518 more words

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National: Network for Peace Rejects Violence and Repression of Teachers and Calls for Dialogue

San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, June 21, 2016

The member organizations of Network for Peace (Red por la Paz) express our indignation over the acts of repression that the Mexican State has carried out through the police forces against the teachers’ movement and civil society that has expressed its rejection in recent weeks of the educational reform passed in 2013. 408 more words

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Chiapas: Alejandro Diaz Santiz Reports Mistreatment of Prisoners

Alejandro Díaz Santiz’s report. Photo: @Chiapas Denuncia.

Unjustly imprisoned Alejandro Diaz Santiz, currently deprived of his liberty in federal prison No. 15 of Villa Comaltitlán, Tapachula, Chiapas, reported threats, abuse of power by the prison guards, as well as verbal and physical humiliation. 547 more words

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Chiapas: Roberto Paciencia Declares Himself an Adherent to the Sixth

The Sixth poster @Beatriz Aurora

Unjustly imprisoned Roberto Paciencia Cruz, who is deprived of his liberty in the State Center for Social Reinsertion of the Sentenced (CERSS) Number 5 of San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, declared himself as an adherent to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (EZLN). 216 more words

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