Itzela Olivarri

Solidarity with EZLN Increases after Paramilitary Attack

The demonstrations of solidarity and the call to put an end to the war of extermination against the Zapatista villages in this historic moment hits harder now that the violence has intensified amid the silence of state and federal authorities.


“We Must Not Be Afraid of Autonomy,” says the Mazatec Community School

In the Sierra Mazateca, teachers paid by the state see the autonomous school as a risk, but the community sees its worth.

Sembrando Vida: Counterinsurgency, Neoliberalism, and Clientelism

The most damaging effect of the program is the destruction of the community fabric and of the organizing structures of decision-making

In Honduras, Chortí Maya cemetery is swallowed up by Aura Minerals

"they wrecked the cemetery, dug up graves, all to make it look like they’d exhumed all the bodies"