Shockwave Radio in Vienna with his correspondent, Andrea of the editorial staff, to follow the European landing of the FAZ, the Fuerza Aerea Zapatista. About 170 Zapatistas and Zapatistas arrived by plane in Austria for the first stage of a journey that will lead the Zapatista movement to cross Europe, comparing and exchanging information, practices and passions with other movements “below and to the left”, including Italy.
For Friday 24 Septembermeanwhile, one was launched global mobilization to stop the brutality and repressive harassment against the Zapatista autonomous communities in Chiapas: last September 11 the kidnapping, by the hands of paramilitaries and drug traffickers linked to the government of the Mexican Southeast State, of two well-known Zapatista comrades, later released only thanks to international pressure; in the last few hours, then, the news of some local media – at the moment not confirmed by the Zapatista de Liberacion Nacional Army – of the murder of another comrade. The Ezln accuses the government of Manuel Lopez Obrador and the local government e threaten to abandon “the use of the word” to return to defense and with other means if communities remain under attack.
From Vienna, via telephone connection, Andrea from our editorial staff. Listen or download.