CNDH in Mexico City occupied to demand justice for feminicides and macho violence; takeovers multiply throughout country.
"Here we were free for a few days. Here we were exactly the women that we are."
One of the greatest barriers to community-based self-defense has been a very powerful shift towards pacifism and non-violence as a primary means of political expression in Europe and the USA.
Fed up with heightened violence, Mexican women joined in the mobilization against feminicide convoked from Argentina after the violent rape and murder of young Lucía Perez.
Hundreds march in Mexico City to free Yakiri and support her right to self defense.
Documentary film about amazing Indigenous Female Hip Hop Artist from Oaxaca, packed with music videos and an amazing world view from a rarely heard perspective.
For Renny Cushing: May the light and shadow of Mumia Abu-Jamal follow you all the days of your life.
By Lydia Cacho December 20, 2010 [Spanish original] Translated by Scott Campbell I received a message on Thursday: “It’s December 16, they murdered Marisela Escobedo. What do we do now, Lydia?” The shock was immense; I knew Marisela, an admirable…
TO THE PEOPLE OF MEXICO AND THE WORLD TO ALL THE WOMEN OF THE GREAT TRIQUI NATION TO ALL THE COMPAÑERAS OF SOCIAL AND CIVIL ORGANIZATIONS TO THE BRAVE WOMEN OF OAXACA TO THE BROAD WOMEN’S MOVEMENT We are the…
Oaxaca, Oax. 15 Octubre ’09 By Zihuatl-Mujeres de Palabra On September 9, 2009 the State Congress of Oaxaca approved a reform in the State Constitution Article 12 to outlaw abortion, effectively violating the rights of women, their reproductive autonomy, and…