Dissident Teachers Reject Agreement with Government, Threaten New Protests
Aristegui Noticias
go to original
October 11, 2013

Members of the National Coordinating Committee of Education Workers (CNTE), repudiated the agreement reached by their leaders with the Secretariat of Government Relations last week and threatened new demonstrations and blockades in Mexico City.

The membership of the dissent teachers organization rejected moving negotiations on the education reform to the states, while 2,000 teachers from the Guerrero State Coordinating Committee of Education Workers (CETEC) joined the encampment at the Monument to the Revolution.

Yesterday, as part of their protests, teachers from Oaxaca, Chiapas, Veracruz, Guerrero and Quintana Roo affected traffic throughout the morning in the south and central zones of the city with a march on the Calzada de Tlalpan [major southbound highway] and threatened to intensify their protests in the coming days.

Read the rest at Mexico Voices

We invite you to add your charity or supporting organizations' news stories and coming events to PVAngels so we can share them with the world. Do it now!

You Can Make a Difference

Coronavirus - How You Can HelpIf you would like to donate directly to the non-profits in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, here are some suggestions you may want to consider to help our local communities in this time of greatest need.

Coronavirus - How You Can Help

Local News

Discover Vallarta-Nayarit

Banderas Bay offers 34 miles of incomparable coastline in the states of Jalisco and Nayarit, and is home to Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit's many great destinations.