Asynchronous Blog Post
1. Watch the documentary The Uprising of Dignity
2. Pick ONE of the following options and respond in the comment section down below. The deadline is 11/11 before the class.
Pick ONE of the topics down below and discuss:
How do the Zapatistas create alternative practices to improve the living conditions and sovereignty of the indigenous people in Chiapas? Which of the approaches and ideas interested you the most and why? Do you think these ideas and models could help marginalized communities in the U.S.?
.respect for the land and ecological consciousness
.community self-rule structure
.global solidarity network
Respectfully interact with ONE of your classmates’ responses. Do you agree with their arguments and interpretations? Do you disagree? What other observations about The Uprising of Dignity do you want to bring into the discussion?