EZLN Category

Words of Comandanta Amada in the name of the CCRI-General Command of the EZLN for Caracol V, “The one that speaks for them all,” Northern Zone, at the political-cultural act held in Palenque, Chiapas. October 18, 2017. Compañero and compañera bases of support of the Zapatista Army for National Liberation: Compañeros and compañeras of the National and International Sixth: Compañeros and compañeras of the National Indigenous Congress: To the compañera spokeswoman María de Jesús Patricio Martínez: To the Indigenous Governing Council: To the compañero and compañera council members from theRead More
Words of Alejandra in the name of the Good Government Council “Nueva semilla que va a producir,” Caracol V, Northern Zone, at the political-cultural act held in Palenque To the General Command of the Zapatista Army for National Liberation: To the compañero and compañera bases of support, milicanas and milicianos of the Zapatista Army for National Liberation: To the autonomous local municipal authorities: To the National Indigenous Congress: Sisters and brothers of the National and International Sixth: To the autonomous, alternative media or whatever they’re called: To our compañera spokeswomanRead More
Words of welcome from Jaqueline in the name of the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee of Caracol V, Northern Zone, at the political-cultural act held in Palenque, October 18, 2017 Good morning compañeras, compañeros, brothers and sisters, and all present here in the city of Palenque, “Mundo Maya” [Mayan World]. We cordially welcome our compañeras and compañeros of the National Indigenous Congress. We welcome the compañera spokeswoman María de Jesús Patricio Martínez. We welcome the council members who come from the different states of the Republic. We welcome the sisters andRead More
Words of the compañera Yeny in the name of the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee of Caracol III La Garrucha Compañeras and compañeros. Brothers and sisters. Good morning, good afternoon, and good evening. Today is October 16, 2017. In the name of the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee of Caracol III, La Garrucha, Selva Tzeltal zone, we welcome the Indigenous Governing Council, the compañera spokeswoman María de Jesús Patricio Martínez, and the National Indigenous Congress. Compañeras and compañeros, brothers and sisters, today is a unique day in history: the Mexican people haveRead More
November Tour Schedule for the Indigenous Governing Council and its spokeswoman Marichuy November 2017 Saturday November 4 11:00am. Press conference and meeting between the Indigenous Governing Council and the Civil Association “The Hour for our Peoples to Flourish Has Come,” Mexico City 5:00pm. Meeting with the Traditional Government of the Ñahñú Community of San Pedro Atlapulco, Ocoyoacac, Mexico Sunday November 5 11:00am. Regional Meeting with Originary Peoples, Xalatlaco, Mexico State Tuesday November 7 10:00am. Meeting with communities from the coast of Chiapas in Las Margaritas, Pijijiapan, Chiapas 6pm. Meeting withRead More
Words of Comandanta Rosalinda in the name of the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee-General Command of the EZLN, Caracol III La Garrucha Compañeras and compañeros. Brothers and sisters, Good afternoon to you all on this day, October 16, 2017. In the name of the Indigenous Revolutionary Clandestine Committee-General Command of the EZLN, Caracol III La Garrucha, Selva Tzeltal zone. Compañeras and compañeros of the Indigenous Governing Council, we would like to ask you, with all due respect, to carry this message to the Mexican people. Indigenous and non-indigenous peoples who areRead More
Words of María de Jesús Patricio Martínez in Oventic, October 19, 2017 Brothers and sisters of the Mexican people, of the peoples of the world, of the National and International Sixth: To the independent media: To the corporate media: On behalf of the Indigenous Governing Council for Mexico I would like to inform you that since October 12 we have been meeting to celebrate the first National Working Assembly between the Indigenous Governing Council and the peoples of the National Indigenous Congress, at CIDECI-UNITIERRA, and also to present the IndigenousRead More
Words of María de Jesús Patricio Martínez in Palenque, October 18, 2017 We have just heard the voices of our compañera councilwomen. The reality of what’s happening in the communities is never discussed in the media; it’s never shown. The reality is always hidden, because there’s someone who tells the press what to say and do. It’s part of the capitalist system that’s trying to do destroy our peoples, our children, women, men, lands, territories, trees, plants, everything on earth, on the earth’s surface and beneath the surface; they wantRead More
To the compañeros and compañeras of the National Indigenous Congress: To the compañeros and compañeras of the National and International Sixth: To the compañeros and compañeras of the Indigenous Governing Council: In particular, to the compañera María de Jesús Patricio Martínez, spokeswoman for the Indigenous Governing Council of Mexico: To our brothers and sisters who have come to meet us for the first time: I am speaking to you today in the name of the Zapatista compañero and compañera bases of support, the men, women, boys, girls, and elders presentRead More
Words written by the family, widow, and children of the deceased Maestro Galeano, who was murdered by paramilitaries in the CIOAC of La Realidad, in May of 2014. Gloria Elisa Benavides read these words in the name of the Zapatista women in the village of Guadalupe Tepeyac, October 14, 2017. Compañeros and compañeras, brothers and sisters of Mexico and the whole world, good day, good afternoon or good evening, wherever you are and are listening to us. We are the family of the compañero Galeano who was assassinated one MayRead More