TITLE

POLITICS FROM BELOW: NEW INITIATIVES BY THE ZAPATISTA ARMY OF NATIONAL LIBERATION AND THE PRI'S RESPONSE FROM ABOVE

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
DePaul Journal for Social Justice;Spring2013, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p216
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the Zapatista Army of National Liberation's initiatives focusing on the basic needs and political organizations of indigenous families and the response of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) of Mexico. Topics discussed include the support bases of the Zapatista, the movement's communiqué and letters about its successes and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto's Crusade Against Hunger program to fight extreme poverty.
ACCESSION #
95254914

 

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