If one wants, one can trace back the roots of EZLN through 1970s Italy's Autonomia movement and on into Mexico's revolutionary past. If one wants, one can trace its future out into the resistance to Empire.
If one wants.
Below is the fourth in a series of letters from EZLN Sub-Commandante Marcos to Mexican philosopher Don Luis Villoro.
This is taken from Scoop.
Sub-Commandante Marcos: A Death…
Or A Life
October-November of 2011.
From: Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos.
And the lie can be so big that it is not static. It changes, not to make itself more effective, but to test the loyalty of its followers. The bad guys of yesterday will be the blessed with a few page turns of the calendar.
From the “mafia of power” to the “loving republic”…
From the “six thousand pesos monthly will cover everything” to “not even in the happy ending can I find a poll that favors me…”
From “My god make me a widow” to “Lupita D´Alessio, make me a lion in front of the lamb…”
From the San Angel group to the palatial Yunque
From the…from the…the… sorry, but I can’t find anything significant that Enrique Peña Nieto has said…
II.- Power and Reflection on Resistance .
And in order not to interpret his words (which could be seen as a friendly form of usurpation) I transcribe here parts of some of his writings.
Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos.
Mexico, October-November of 2011.