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QUESTIONS ABOUT THE CURRENT PANDEMIC FROM THE POINT OF VIEW OF IVAN ILLICH

Original text: http://www.davidcayley.com/blog/2020/4/8/questions-about-the-current-pandemic-from-the-point-of-view-of-ivan-illich-1 Last week I began an essay on the current pandemic in which I tried to address what I take to be the central question that it raises:  Is the massive and costly effort to contain and limit the harm that the virus will do the only choice we have?  Is it no more than an obvious and...

Comprehensive reconstruction of the habitat in Guendalizá’a in Ixtepec

In September, 2017, Ixtepec suffered a major shock. After a week of very strong winds, poweful rains and river floods, the earthquakes started and they haven’t stopped. More than 7,000 houses were affected. Thanks to the previous alliance between Unitierra Oaxaca and the Ixtepecan Committee for the Defense of Life and the Territory, we immediately started to accompany and support...

To be able to #StayAtHome you need to have one.

We know these are hard times with the ongoing global pandemic COVID-19, but unfortunately, to be able to #StayAtHome you need to have one. If you can – lend us a hand! This continues. Ever since the 2017 earthquakes in Ixtepec, we’ve worked in different stages to be able to go from the emergency to the construction of options towards...