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Man Alive Children of Zapata

Arthur Kent reports on the despair driving a peasant revolt in the Chiapas region of Mexico. Over 80 years ago, Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata fought and died for the rights of landless peasants and the Maya Indians. Today, his battle cry has been renewed. After the failure of peaceful demonstrations, the Mayan revolutionaries of Chiapas turned to a potent blend ...
  • 1994
  • 00:24:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - November 1996 Mexico: A New Revolution?

Elizabeth Palmer, CBC's Mexico correspondent, provides an update on the ongoing political difficulties and growing guerilla movement in our NAFTA partner Mexico.
  • 1996
  • 00:11:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/1996

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News in Review - October 1994 Mexico: Free and Fair?

This report on the recent Mexican national election reveals the political landscape of Canada's free trade partner against a backdrop of the Chiapas peasant revolt, the assassination of a presidential candidate, and the economic changes that NAFTA has brought about.
  • 1994
  • 00:12:40
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/1994

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