Freedom Socialist: “Nestora Salgado fasts for freedom, inspires defiance across Mexico”

An excerpt from Megan Cornish’s recent Freedom Socialist article:

“Nestora Salgado’s name has become a symbol of resistance for many women struggling … against patriarchal violence and for indigenous communities,” said R. Aída Hernández Castillo in the Mexican daily La Jornada in August.

But the state sees her only as a threat. Aug. 21 marked the two-year anniversary of her imprisonment on false charges, with no end in sight. She and her supporters are expanding the struggle to free her and other community police and political prisoners.

Read the full story here.

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