This is what iv been wanting to hear. If only we in the US and their balls.
|More than a quarter of all residents of Oaxaca on the streets to stop Governor's oppression & torture.
DostJe, human rights organization from Slovenia, has been carefully observing the state violence in Mexican federal state of Oaxaca for over five years. This summer political violence from falsely elected governor Ulises Ruiz escalated sharply. People who demand freedom and democracy face violence and torture.
People from the poor federal state of Mexico, Oaxaca, decided not to live in misery and poverty. They had enough of repression and tyranny. The struggle began on 29th of April 2006 with teacher’s demands for improving conditions in schools. In capital of Oaxaca peaceful mass demonstration began on 22nd of May. The government reacted violently and on 14th of June the police was shooting at people and throwing teargas. Few people died, lots of them were injured and a high number of them disappeared, but later it was discovered, that they are in prison. Since then governor Ulises Ruiz is implementing repression against people in struggle and threatening them to withdraw their jobs. Protestors went to Mexico City and demanded intervention from federal authorities, but they were blocked by local police. The president of Mexico Vincente Fox does not want to take responsibility over the situation in Oaxaca and is supporting Ulises Ruiz in his…