Zapatistas: “Did you hear? It’s the sound of their world collapsing”

By ROAR Collective On December 22, 2012.   Source: Roar.com

Post image for “Did you hear? It’s the sound of their world collapsing”The Zapatistas are back! From the dark of night, the command of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation has just released the following communiqué.
As one Maya era draws to an end, and thousands of Zapatistas silently re-emerge from the dark of night to peacefully occupy the town squares of Chiapas, Subcomandante Marcos of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation releases this defiant communiqué from the depths of the Lacandon jungle.

Comunique of the Clandestine Revolutionary Indigenous Committee — General Command of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation.

Mexico.

21 December 2012

To whom it may concern

DID YOU HEAR?

It is the sound of their world collapsing.

It is that of ours rising anew.

The day that was the day, used to be night.

And night will be the day, that will be the day.

Democracy!

Freedom!

Justice!

From the Mountains of the Mexican Southeast.

On behalf of the Clandestine Revolutionary Indigenous Committee — General Command of the EZLN

Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos

Mexico, December 2012

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Filed under Chiapas, Climate Change, Forests, Indigenous Peoples, Latin America-Caribbean, Rights, Resilience, and Restoration

3 responses to “Zapatistas: “Did you hear? It’s the sound of their world collapsing”

  1. what does this mean? Is it real?

  2. Pingback: Zapatistas: “Did you hear? It’s the sound of their world collapsing” | Mobilization for Climate Justice

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