History Repeats

History repeats In 1989, the Soviet Union and its eastern bloc fell apart, literally overnight.  The impact in Cuba was immediate and dramatic.  Within 6 months, Cuba lost more than 70% of its international trade.  Over the next five years, the island’s economy shrank...

Zapatista Delegation to Europe

Donate Here  Zapatista Delegation to Europe   Six indigenous representatives of the Zapatista movement and the National Indigenous Congress are headed to Europe – by boat!  The 421st Squadron, so-named because it includes four women, two men, and one person who does...

Venezuela and the struggle for sovereignty

“We’ll know our disinformation campaign is complete when everything the American public believes is false.” William Casey, CIA Director 1981 “Every major war in the last several decades has begun the same way: the US government fabricates an inflammatory, emotionally...

Samir Flores, opositor al Proyecto Integral Morelos

Este 20 de febrero la página de Enlace Zapatista publicó un comunicado informando del asesinato de Samir Flores, opositor al Proyecto Integral Morelos (PIM), y delegado “desde hace muchos años” ante el Congreso Nacional Indígena. Samir Flores, miembro del Frente en...

Challenges for Cuba’s New Constitution

Cuba is writing a new constitution, part of a lengthy process of political change that can be traced to the 6th Congress of the Communist Party in 2011. The Congress approved a document known as the “lineamientos,” a detailed domestic policy blueprint that opened...