The General in Chief of the Liberation Army of the South: Emiliano Zapata ( original Zapatista manifesto in nahuatl) TO THE PEOPLE OF. Lacondon Jungle December 31, TODAY WE SAY ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! TO THE PEOPLE OF MEXICO: MEXICAN BROTHERS AND SISTERS. The Zapatista Army of National Liberation often referred to as the Zapatistas [ sapaˈtistas], is a far-left libertarian-socialist political and militant group that controls.

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We are the inheritors of the true builders of our nation. The National Action Party, the most faithfulally of Salinas de Gortari, began to demonstrate its real possibilities of replacing the Institutional Revolutionary Party PRI in the summit of political power and demonstrate its repressive, intolerant and reactionary manififsto.

The manifieso amounted to a declaration of war on the Mexican government, which they considered so out of touch with the will of the people as to make it illegitimate.

December Learn how and when to remove this template nahuafl. Our fight is for liberty of thought and walk, and the bad government builds jails and graves. A new political force which will be national. On the other hand, the project of a transition to democracy, not a transition within a corrupt system which simulates change in order for everything to remain the same, but the transition to democracy as a reconstruction project for the nation; the defense of national sovereignty; justice and hope as aspirations; truth and government through obedience as a guide for leadership; the stability and security given by democracy and liberty; dialogue, tolerance and inclusion as a new way of making politics.

There are words and worlds which are truths and truthful.

NO Comunicado: Manifiesto EZLN – (English)

The country would be in a very dangerous spiral, which could lead to very serious situations, because there is discontent not only in Chiapasne also in many other places in Mexico. Part, but certainly not all its vanguard, has been and is the EZLN in its effort for a transition to democracy. When we were silent, we died, without the word we did not exist. The EZLN stressed that it opted for armed struggle due to the zapqtista of results achieved through peaceful means of protest such as sit-ins and marches.


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Information Technology and World Politics. The flower of the word will not die. Mexico portal Socialism portal. This event also saw the famed and enigmatic unofficial spokesperson of the Zapatistas, Subcomandante Marcos, announce that he would be stepping down, [45] which symbolized a shift in the EZLN to completely Indigenous leadership.

A constant presence within the exercise of government was repression and impunity; the massacres of indigenous people in Guerrero, Oaxaca, and the Huasteca ratify government policy towards indigenous peoples; the authoritarianism in the UNAM toward the movement of those students wishing to democratize the College of Sciences and Humanities is a manifestation of the corruption which seeps into academia from politics; the detention of the leaders of El Barzon is another manifestation of treachery as a method of dialogue; the bestial repression of the regent Espinoza rehearses street fascism in Mexico City; the reforms to the Social Security law repeat the democratization of misery, and the support for the privatization of the banks secure the unity between the State-Party System and money.

Our struggle follows the Constitution, which is held high by its call for justice and equality. On the national political scene, the criminality of Salinismo wasre-discovered and it de-stablized the State-Party System.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. A Language for a Critique of Globalization”. We have the Mexican people on our side, we have the beloved tri-colored flag, highly respected by our insurgent fighters. A local organization called the People’s Front in Defense of the Land FPDTwhich adheres to the Sixth Declaration, called in support from other regional and national adherent organizations.

Over the years, the group slowly grew, building on social relations among the indigenous base and making use of an maniifesto infrastructure created by peasant organizations and the Catholic church see Liberation theology. In the midst of threats and penuries, the indigenous Zapatista communities and civil society have managed to raise these centers of civic and peaceful resistance which will be a gathering place for Mexican culture nxhuatl cultures of the world.


The rich dream still about extinguishing the first light. The EZLN received little press coverage during this time, although it continued to develop the local governments it had created earlier.

For us, nothing” Para todos todo, para nosotros nada.

Three months after these three intitiatives were launched, the call for the intercontinental dialogue for humanity and against neoliberalism is almost complete, more than mmanifiesto hundred civic committees of dialogue have been organized in all of the Mexican republic, and today, 5 new “Aguascalientes” will be inaugurated: A political force which can organize the demands and proposals of those citizens and is willing to give direction through obedience.

We have been made manifiestl true words.

Another key element of the Zapatistas’ ideology is their aspiration to do politics in a new, participatory way, from the “bottom up” instead of nahuatll down”. Ancestral domain Free, prior and informed consent Intellectual property Land rights Language Self-determination in Australia in Canada in the United States Traditional knowledge ecological zapattista Treaty rights.

We declare now and always that we are subject to the Geneva Accord, forming the EZLN as the fighting arm of our liberation struggle. When the homeland speaks its indian heart, it will have dignity and memory.


A political force which does not struggle to take political power but for a democracy where those who govern, govern by obeying. Views Read Edit View history. They invited indigenous people from throughout the Americas and the rest of the manifkesto to gather on October 11—14,near GuaymasSonora.

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