¡Hoy decimos basta! at the present time we are saying, adequate!

On January 1, 1994, within the impoverished nation of Chiapas in southern Mexico, the Zapatista uprising shot into the overseas highlight. during this absolutely revised 3rd version in their vintage research of the rebellion’s roots, George Collier and Elizabeth Lowery Quaratiello paint a shiny photo of the historic fight for land confronted by way of the Maya Indians, who're between Mexico’s poorest humans. analyzing the jobs performed via Catholic and Protestant clergy, progressive and peasant activities, the oil growth and the debt predicament, NAFTA and the loose exchange period, and at last the becoming international justice circulate, the authors offer a wealthy context for knowing the rebellion and the next heritage of the Zapatistas and rural Chiapas, as much as the current day.

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