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COMPA Hunger Strike Demands

TO THE INDIGENOUS ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITIES TO THE SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS TO THE NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS TO THE PEOPLE OF OAXACA The indigenous-campesino organizations that make up the Oaxacan Popular Magonist Anti-neoliberal Coordination (COMPA): CODEDI -XANICA (Committee for…

Xanica Denunciation: October 5, 2008

TO THE SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS TO THE UNIONS TO THE NGOs IN DEFENSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS TO THE INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS TO THE PEOPLES OF MEXICO Please accept warm greetings from the San Pedro Pochutla Regional Prison on behalf of Noel García…

Xanica Resists

October 30th, 2007 – CODEDI writes: With the imposition of Sergio García Cruz over the town of Santiago Xanica, our community has lived in a state of total ungovernability, withstanding injustices, lies, and manipulation. Only days before assuming the Presidency,…

The lights of Xanica

People in the Zapotec community of Santiago Xanica in the Sierra Sur of Oaxaca continue to struggle for their right to choose their municipal president in an assembly by means of traditional practices and customs and to gain the freedom of the first political prisoners of the Ulises Ruiz regime in the face of threats, harassment, and arrest warrants on the eve of the municipal elections of August 26.