Thursday, February 6, 2020

Indigenous Nahua Community Removes Politician, Forms Self-Government to Defend its River

By Pie de Página - February 06, 2020 at 02:07PM

The post Indigenous Nahua Community Removes Politician, Forms Self-Government to Defend its River appeared first on It's Going Down.

On January 19, the Indigenous Nahua community of Zacatepec, Puebla, removed its mayor and replaced him with a Council of Elders in response to his failure to stop a toxic drainage system that is part of the Mexican government’s neoliberal Morelos Integral Project. Shortly thereafter, on January 24, Miguel López Vega, the community’s representative to... Read Full Article



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