Posts tagged ‘resistance’

15 August, 2013

Day 3: Autonomous Schools, Banks… Resistance. #Escuelita Zapatista


“Our Weapons are Our Words, Our Thinking, Our Hearts.”

“We are the Guardians of our Mother Land – it is not a commodity, it’s our mother.”



Autonomous Schools

Autonomous Banks

On their third day of classes in the Freedom School, Zapatistas “confessed” that they are armed – their weapons are their words, their thoughts and their hearts.

The topic of this session was resistance – how their autonomous communities resist three different, simultaneous and constant kinds of attacks: (1) ideological, (2) economical, and (3) military.

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