Posts tagged: APPO

NYC Event: The Struggle for Autonomy in Oaxaca: State Repression Against San Juan Copala

Wednesday, October 6, 7PM Bluestockings Bookstore 172 Allen Street between Stanton and Rivington, Manhattan Free, donations accepted and appreciated Three years ago, the indigenous municipality of San Juan Copala, in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, declared itself autonomous from the government. Since that time they have faced severe repression, with community members being kidnapped, […]

Tuesday September 28th, 2010 in , , , , | 1 Comment »

Action Alert: Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno’s house raided

Oaxaca, September 24, 2010 Urgent Action Fear for the physical and psychological well-being of Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno and his family, freed last February after being imprisoned for 14 months accused of the murder of Brad Will. Today, at approximately 10:30am, Mr. Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno left his home, together with his wife, in the […]

Monday September 27th, 2010 in , , , | No Comments »

Friends of Brad Will interview with Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno

On March 24, 2010, approximately one month after he was released, Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno sat down with Friends of Brad Will member Mark Read in Oaxaca for a twenty-minute interview. This is the second half of that interview, in which he addresses the friends and family of Brad Will.  Please take a look, share […]

EMERGENCY DEMONSTRATION IN SOLIDARITY WITH OAXACA

Friday, April 30 1 PM Mexican Consulate 27 East 39th Street (btwn Madison and Park Aves.), NYC LIVE PRESENTATION OF THE DISAPPEARED JUSTICE FOR MURDERED COMRADES BETY CARIÑO AND JYRI JAAKKOLA END THE ATTACKS AND SIEGE ON THE AUTONOMOUS MUNICIPALITY OF SAN JUAN COPALA On Tuesday, April 27, an solidarity caravan made up of Oaxacan […]

Paramilitary attack leaves two dead and four disappeared

Reposted from Angry White Kid: Beatríz Alberta Cariño – Rest in Peace (source) Jyri Jaakkola – Rest in Peace (source) UPDATE 8PM: The two individuals whose deaths have been confirmed are Beatríz Alberta Cariño, the director of CACTUS and member of the Southeast Mexican Indigenous Community Radios Network, and Jyri Jaakkola, an international solidarity observer […]

Wednesday April 28th, 2010 in , , , , , , , | 68 Comments »

More impunity in Mexico

The last update on here about Juan Manuel Martinez Moreno, pictured above, was back in August 2009, when Mexico’s Federal Attorney General’s Office (PGR) released a report it claimed was by the RCMP supporting their case against him. For those who don’t remember, Juan Manuel is a member of the Popular Assembly of the Peoples […]