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Newsletter 07/14 - Support to La Realidad zapatista

On May 2, 2014 in the community of La Realidad, part of the Autonomous Rebel Municipal Hall of San Pedro Michoacán (official municipal hall of Las Margaritas), in Chiapas, members of the Independent Center of farm laborers and peasants - Historic (CIOAC-H), of the Mexican Green Ecologist Party (PVEM) and of the National Action Party (PAN) carried out an armed assault against the Support Bases of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation (BAEZLN) culminated in the murder of José Luis Solis Lopez (teacher Galeano), the wounding of twenty-eight people and the damage of the community school and clinic, as proven, among others, by the Center for Human Rights Fray Bartolomé de Las Casas of San Cristóbal de Las Casas in Chiapas.

On May 24, 2014 in all the zapatista communities the Support Bases of EZLN paid homage to the teacher Galeano and on May 25, 2014 at 02:08 AM, on the south-east front of combat of the EZLN, Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos ceased to exist and Subcomandante Insurgente Galeano collectively revived.

At the beginning of June 2014 a meeting of the Support Base of the EZLN of La Realidad took place in the community of La Realidad, in which the companions decided to rebuild their school and their clinic asking for support to collect the 200.209 mexican pesos required for the purchase of the construction materials.

Colonialism Reparation supports the world campaign for the reconstruction of the school and clinic in La Realidad, in Chiapas, and demandsin that the Mexican government in addition to condemning the instigators and authors of the armed assault, apologize and pay reparations along with Spain, that ruled for three centuries, for the entire colonial period.

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