If all of the elements mentioned in Note I (anti-blackness, de-industrialization, financialization, gentrification, displacement, increasing inequality, etc.) are particular determinations of the larger situation we are living today in the U.S., it seems that all of them have been... »

Note I: St. Louis, The Ferguson Riots, and Anti-Blackness

Alvaro Reyes

August 21, 2014

Author’s note: Below I’ve put together a series of “notes” on Ferguson that I hope to publish in the next few days as events unfold. I’ve attached a series of footnotes that... »

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... »

EZLN’s Subcomandante Moises addresses the Ayotzinapa Caravan

November 17, 2014

The Words of the General Command of the EZLN, presented by Subcomandante Insurgente Moisés, concluding the event with the caravan of the families of the disappeared and students of... »

The EZLN’s Comandante Javier Welcomes the Ayotzinapa Caravan to Oventik

November 16, 2014

The Words of Comandante Javier, welcoming the Ayotzinapa Caravan to the Caracol of Oventik, November 15, 2014. Brothers and sisters, parents of the 43 disappeared students, and Students and Teachers... »

The EZLN’s Comandante Tacho opens EZLN gathering with Ayotzinapa Caravan

November 16, 2014

The Words of Comandante Tacho, at the opening of the EZLN Encounter with the Ayotzinapa Caravan, November 15, 2014. Compañeras and compañeros: Fathers and mothers of the disappeared students... »

CNI/EZLN Denunciation of Government Attack on Xochicuautla

November 4, 2014

Joint Declaration from the National Indigenous Congress and the EZLN on the Cowardly Attack by Government forces against the Ñatho Indigenous Community of San Francisco Xochicuautla on November 3,... »

CNI/EZLN Denunciation of Attack Against Yaquis and Land Invasion Against Ñatho Community

October 30, 2014

To the Ñatho Indigenous Community of San Francisco Xochicuautla To the Yaqui Tribe To the National and International Sixth To the Peoples of the World Once more we express... »

CNI-EZLN Declaration on Ayotzinapa Crime and Yaqui Prisoners

October 23, 2014

Joint Declaration from the National Indigenous Congress and the EZLN on the crime in Ayotzinapa and for the liberation of the Yaqui leaders (Note: this text was read by... »

EZLN: Oct 22 actions supporting Ayotzinapa and Yaquis

October 20, 2014

Communiqué from the Revolutionary Indigenous Clandestine Committee—General Command of the Zapatista Army for National Liberation Mexico October 19, 2014 To the classmates, teachers, and family members of the dead... »

EZLN Communique in Support of the Students of Ayotzinapa

October 7, 2014

COMMUNIQUE FROM THE INDIGENOUS REVOLUTIONARY CLANDESTINE COMMITTEE—GENERAL COMMAND OF THE ZAPATISTA ARMY FOR NATIONAL LIBERATION. October 2014: To the students of the Escuela Normal “Raúl Isidro Burgos” in Ayotzinapa,... »

EZLN Editorial: Beyond the Sharing

September 21, 2014

Sharing is something beyond. Compañeras and compañeros of the Sixth in Mexico and the world. For us, the exchange was a way to take each others’ hands, to... »

CNI and EZLN Demand Freedom for Mario Luna, Yaqui Tribe Spokesperson

September 15, 2014

CNI and EZLN Demand Freedom for Mario Luna, Yaqui Tribe Spokesperson. September 2014 To the Yaqui Tribe: To the People of Mexico: To the National and International Sixth: To... »