Day of Worldwide action in solidarity with the ejidatarios and prisoners of San Sebastian Bachajon – Barcelona
Week of Worldwide action in solidarity with the ejidatarios of San Sebastián Bachajón, from 4th to 10th December 2016.
On the Worldwide Day of Solidarity and Support for the ejidatarios of San Sebastian Bachajón in their struggle against dispossession, the Adherents to the Sixth from Barcelona will be offering an exhibition and some videos in premises provided to us by the Local Federation of the CGT from Barcelona. We will provide information about the expropriation of lands and natural resources that the bad Mexican Government intends to carry out and the imposition of its megaprojects of plunder and death for the originary peoples.
In the territory located in the northern zone of the jungle of Chiapas are situated the waterfalls of Agua Azul, which provide a lot of attraction and tourist interest due their beauty and unusual colour. This territory forms part of a comprehensive mega-tourism plan, which includes projects such as luxury hotels, an airport and golf courses. For this, they intend to continue to destroy mother earth and all those who live in harmony with it, the last remaining guardians of the land, the originary peoples, in order to continue to inflate the coffers of great capital. In addition, there is the construction project for the San Cristóbal – Palenque highway, which, if carried out, would affect several communities in the planned area of the project. They do not care that these lands are the life, home and sustenance for the communities who live there. Without forgetting the compas prisoners who for the defence of their lands have lost their freedom …
WEDNESDAY, 7 DECEMBER 2016
IN THE PREMISES OF THE CGT BARCELONA
VIA LAIETANA Nº 18, 9th FLOOR