Posts tagged: demonstration

#132 Mexican Student Movement Confronts New President

A YouTube video sparks a mass student movement protesting against newly elected President of Mexico Enrique Pena Nieto Excellent introduction to the #132 Movement, one of the anti-corruption and accountability/transparency movements in Mexico which has much in common with those fighting against the “war on drugs” in the U.S. This is happening now!

Mexicans Reject Calderón’s War

Posted on: 21/04/2011 by Alfredo Acedo The clock on the Torre Latinoamericana strikes 5:00 on April 6th as the ragtag group that fills the esplanade of the Bellas Artes museum yells ‘No more blood!’ and ‘Down with Felipe Calderon!’. This is not a common place to begin a protest, but this march was called by […]

June 14 Anniversary events

JUNE 14 anniversary events 14 DE JUNIO NO SE OLVIDA “El amanecer de una ciudad… El despertar de un pueblo” COMUNA RADIAL OAXACA

Photos of Nov 19 women's march and Nov 25 mega march

Global Soil posted these photos of recent marches in Oaxaca on Flickr: November 19 March: November 25 March:

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Demonstration Today (Nov 13th), Mexican Consulate, 4:30pm

Demonstration against the repression in Oaxaca today at 4;30 at the Mexican Consulate. The Professional Staff Congress (CUNY faculty and staff union) has called a demonstration “to demand an end to the violent repression of teachers, strikers and other working people in Oaxaca.” It is important that CUNY students and others come out for this […]

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