In times of extermination, ecocide and genocide, in times of imposed death, we organize.
The gas pipeline was already a foregone conclusion, at least that’s what the company, the subsidiary, and the government of Sonora thought. They were wrong. Yaqui women narrate how they have stopped this project.
Over four years ago now, our Indigenous Yaqui compañero Fidencio Aldama was arrested by the Mexican government, charged with murder without a shred of evidence and railroaded through the justice system, sentenced to fifteen years and six months.
His death leaves a huge void for those of us who were able to share with him life, history, struggle, friendship, fraternity, care, punk, and anarchist ideas.
Rebellion, Autonomy, and Communal Self-Government in the Indigenous Municipality of Cherán, Michoacán
"The community government in Cherán is a reclamation of the wisdom of our peoples, but also coupled with the realities that we live today."
It is critically important to establish informed parameters through which we as a people can distinguish, analyze, and organize around what is, and what is not paramilitarism, disappearance, fascism, and civil war.
“We’re tired of the parties and politicians. We believed in them, but we realized in time that we were voting for our own destruction."
Neoliberalism is a system of political economy. A system of political economy is a system of government and a system of economics working together.
In southern Mexico, a multi-ethnic network of towns has halted the construction of a mega-dam. Now they are organizing to manage their own natural resources and revitalize their culture as native water protectors.