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The Beginning of The End? Or, The End of The Beginning?

September 22, 2015
The Beginning of The End? Or, The End of The Beginning?

On September 1, 2015, the Kilombo Community Center, one of El Kilombo’s many projects, closed its Geer Street doors after 9 years of operation. Over the past several years our rent has steadily increased as our neighborhood became the hottest real estate market in downtown Durham and the trendy spot for a young, mostly... »

Ferguson Versus the Counter-Insurgency State

Glen Ford

August 21, 2014

“The domestic counterinsurgency army has been methodically expanded by each successive administration.” The corporate media, reflecting their owners’ anxiety at the failure of Black people to revert to a state of passivity in Ferguson, Missouri, have arrived at a general consensus on two counts:... »


A Call to Action in Support of the Zapatistas

May 14, 2014

Justice for Galeano; Stop the war against the Zapatista communities Week of action: May 18th-24th (Day of remembrance May 24th) Summary of recent events: On May 2, 2014, in... »

We demand justice for Jesús “Chuy” Huerta! Exigimos justicia para Jesús “Chuy” Huerta!

November 23, 2013
We demand justice for Jesús “Chuy” Huerta! Exigimos justicia para Jesús “Chuy” Huerta!

We continue to demand justice in the case of Jesús “Chuy” Huerta. The following is the statement that El Kilombo read at last night’s rally.  And despite distractions, we... »

Words of the EZLN on the 22nd Anniversary of the beginning of the War Against Oblivion

January 1, 2016

January 1, 2016 GOOD EVENING, GOOD DAY COMPAÑERO AND COMPAÑERA BASES OF SUPPORT FROM THE ZAPATISTA ARMY FOR NATIONAL LIBERATION, COMPAÑERO/AS MILICIANOS AND MILICIANAS, INSURGENTS, LOCAL AND REGIONAL RESPONSABLES,... »

Slideshow: The Beginning of the End? Or, the End of the Beginning?

December 8, 2015

En español On September 1, 2015, the Kilombo Community Center, one of El Kilombo’s many projects, closed its Geer Street doors after 9 years of operation. Over the past... »

¿El Principio del Fin? o ¿el Fin del Principio?

November 25, 2015
¿El Principio del Fin? o ¿el Fin del Principio?

Traducción del original en ingles: http://www.elkilombo.org/the-beginning-of-the-end-or-the-end-of-the-beginning/ El 1 de septiembre de 2015, el centro comunitario del Kilombo, uno de los muchos proyectos de El Kilombo cerró sus puertas tras 9... »

EZLN: From Pain, from Rage, for Truth, for Justice

September 26, 2015

September 2015 Compañeras, compañeroas, and compañeros of the Sixth in Mexico and in the World: Sisters and brothers of the peoples of the Earth: Our collective heart knows, now... »

EZLN: Truth and Justice Will Never, Ever, Come from Above.

August 19, 2015

Zapatista Army for National Liberation Mexico August 16, 2015 To the National and International Sixth: To the National Indigenous Congress: To those below in the world: To whom it... »

CNI and EZLN Support for Xochicuautla

July 30, 2015

To the people of Mexico and the World To the National and International Sixth To the Ñätho indigenous community of San Francisco Xochicuautla Faced with the dignified struggle that... »

EZLN: Special Cases

July 29, 2015

SPECIAL CASES If you have not received an email with a “pass” to the second grade, it could be because… …the email address you used to register for first... »

EZLN: Second Grade of the Zapatista Little School

July 28, 2015

ZAPATISTA ARMY FOR NATIONAL LIBERATION MEXICO July 27, 2015 To the National and International Sixth: To the former students of the Zapatista Little School: Compas: The date for the... »

EZLN-CNI: Federal Forces Attack Santa María Ostula

July 22, 2015

Joint CNI and EZLN-CG communiqué on the attack by federal forces against the indigenous community of Santa María Ostula To the Nahua Indigenous Community of Santa María Ostula, Aquila,... »

EZLN: Chiapas, Mexico, the World

July 16, 2015

(Passage from the text “A World War,” May-June 2015, by SupGaleano, in “Our View of the Hydra,” part II of volume I of “Critical Thought Versus the Capitalist Hydra”)... »