Article by Larry Cohen, "CAFTA, Forced Immigration, Deportation Connections"
20 days after the massacre of the Ayotzinapa normalistas (students studying to be teachers) and the disappearance of 43 of them, the indignation of the people in Mexico has grown, as has the disapproval of President Enrique Peña Nieto, who a few months ago was hailed by Time magazine and the international financial institutions for achieving the "Mexican miracle", i.e. the privatization of Pemex.
Thirty-two years after the Rio Negro/ Chixoy Dam ['Chee-Shoy'] massacres of over 440 villagers, and the violent, illegal evictions of more than two dozen Mayan communities, the government of Guatemala has agreed to provide $154,000,000 to enable the implementation of the Chixoy Dam Reparations Plan. As reported by the Guatemalan daily Prensa Libre (October 14, 2014).
Article by Melissa del Pozo: "Inside the Mexican College Where 43 Students Vanished After a Violent Encounter With Police" and update by Dawn Paley: "43 Missing Students, State Crimes & Resistance in Mexico".
Carta Abierta a CGN y Hudbay Minerals, por motivo del quinto aniversario del asesinato de Adolfo Ich, el ataque armado de guardias de seguridad que trabajaban para Hudbay Minerals y la CGN que dejó con parálisis a Germán Chub y heridos a al menos siete hombres Maya Q’eqchi…