Welcome to the first edition of “Insumisión,” a new column bringing you news and analysis from social movements and struggles in Mexico.
An autonomous Zapatista school and clinic was destroyed, 15 people were ambushed and injured, and a teacher at the Zapatista Little School was murdered.
This must be a narco-bloqueo, or narco-blockade, a road block strategy utilized by the Templars to kidnap, extort and rob places of business and individuals.
"Today it starts with the gas station and then come the shopping malls. It’s a process of annihilation of the peoples."
Zacualpan, Colima has joined the growing number of farming and indigenous communities facing conflicts over mining.