Brutal repression unfolds as massive mobilization by the people of Chiapas.

State and Federal Police violently evicted the teachers movements camp in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas. The teachers are still demanding from the national government the cancellation of the Education Reform and to form a negotiating table.

Yesterday, Wednesday the 25th, the situation was extremely tense between the teachers movement from the 7th and 40th district and the repressive forces. They were in fierce battles that lasted for more than 3 hours, the police used helicopters to launch gases and rubber bullets against the teachers, as well as anti-riot tanks.



Urgent call for active solidarity: Teachers are back on the streets.
Despite the repression from Mexico’s City government lead by Miguel Angel Mancera, teachers from different states organized in the National Coordinator of Education Workers (CNTE), came back this Tuesday by the thousands to protest in downtown Mexico City. They were welcomed by blockades on the highways that held back the caravan of buses filled with teachers for over five hours.

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