Reeve, Charles; Deneuve, Sylvie; Geoffroy, Marc
Title Beyond The Balaclavas Of South East Mexico
Book Condition New
Publisher Elephant Editions 2003
1870133846 / 9781870133845
Seller ID ALIBRIS.0009070
1870133846 New. No dust jacket as issued. stapled pamphlet, Brand New! Support Radical Independent Pacific Northwest Booksellers! Trade paperback (US). 64 p. Audience: General/trade. An anarchist critique, originally published in France in the mid-90s, of the EZLN and commercial indigenism. "EZLN is double-dealing the young lumpen-proletarians who make up its base. It provides them with a collective identity at a time of intense social destructuring, but channels their revolt into a military framework, thus making it controllable and negotiable in high places. EZLN is a factor of social pacification in Chiapas today and its leaders do not hesitate to point this out. Unfortunately, in Chiapas we are far from seeing the beginnings of a transformation of social relations, let alone a subversion of capitalist relations.
An anarchist critique, originally published in France in the mid-90s, of the EZLN and commercial ind...