Daily Archives: 07/03/2014

Bishop Samuel Ruiz on Injustice, Political Consciousness & the Zapatista Uprising

Speaking in 2004 about the Zapatistas, Bishop Samuel Ruiz echoed what Raúl Vera said in the article https://ososabiouk.wordpress.com/2014/02/27/bishop-vera-on-the-ezln-their-proposal-is-peace/ about the injustices perpetuated by the Mexican government and the role of progressive Catholics in encouraging a greater political consciousness among indigenous communities. … Continue reading

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When the Earth Becomes a Commodity

Originally posted on dorset chiapas solidarity:
When the Earth Becomes a Commodity / Cuando la Tierra Se Convierte En Mercancía The Destruction of the Basis of Life of the Indigenous Peoples in Chiapas, Mexico. This documentary portrays the threat to…

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