Tag: Alessandro Zagato

Alessandro Zagato: “Spokesperson for the people and candidate for the media”: An indigenous woman for the 2018 presidential elections in Mexico

Focaal Web Editor , June 19th, 2017

María de Jesús Patricio, known as Marichuy, is an indigenous Nahuatl woman born on 23 December 1963 in Tuxpan (“land of rabbits”), a small town located in the…


Alessandro Zagato: Teachers struggles and low intensity warfare in the south of Mexico

Focaal Web Editor , July 25th, 2016

The teachers’ campaign in defense of public education and against the neoliberal reforms being introduced by the Mexican government has ignited a new cycle of social struggles and…