Shirin Marie-Rose Hess is a communications specialist and freelancer based in Oaxaca de Juarez. Her work is focused on social movements, women's rights and human rights defenders. You can find her on Twitter at @shihess.
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Monday, June 27, 2016
Oaxaca's Teachers Movement not Thwarted by State Terror
On June 19, the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca was the scene of a senseless massacre. The bloody battle took place in the rural town of Nochixtlan and resulted in the death of at least nine civilians. “Right now, the federal police are withdrawing, going back to their vehicles,” said a witness of...