Human Rights Observation Reports August 2011



Report on threats and attacks on Zapatista communities with Autonomous Education projects

  1. Report on San Marcos Avilés, August 29, 2011

Amnesty International concerned at treatment of hunger strikers in Chiapas



Public statement

Amnesty International



Move Patishtán Gómez, Spokesman for Chiapas Prisoners On Hunger Strike, To a Prison In Sinaloa


** The Sabines government distances itself from the operation; the Tsotsil teacher is accused of federal crimes
** The protest of 11 indigenous that demand freedom completes 22 days; authorities still do not respond

‘Cocaine Unwrapped’ screenings


Cocaine Unwrapped will be screening at the Picturehouse at Fact Liverpool on the 1st of November at 6pm and  in London on the 10th of November at Stratford East Picturehouse at 8:30pm with Director Q&A.

Day of the Dead at Hackney City Farm

Mexican Day of the Dead at Hackney City Farm

30 October & 1 November, Hackney City Farm 1a Goldsmiths Row, London E2 8QA

Peace Brigades International Conference: A dangerous business

31 October, Senate House, University of London, 8.30am-5.30pm

A Dangerous Business:  The human cost of advocating against environmental degradation and land rights violations


Day of the Dead at the Wellcome Collection


Day of the Dead at the Wellcome Collection - Saturday, 5 November 2011, 12.00 - 17.00

Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE


COLLECTION OF SIGNATURES: Worldwide Declaration in Support of the Zapatistas


Worldwide Declaration in Support of the Zapatista Support Bases of San Marcos Avilés, Chiapas, Mexico.

Zapatista Supporters in Che Guevara community have their crops plundered



** The Junta denounces that a group of women were attacked with machetes,

           ** Under official protection, neighbours steal the coffee crop

By: Hermann Bellinghausen

Open letter in solidarity with the Prisoners in hunger strike and their relatives from the UK, New Zealand and California


14th October 2011

Open letter in solidarity the prisoners in hunger strike from New Zealand, the UK and California



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