Oaxaca 2007. This is an interview with Marcos Garcia, a state council
member of CODEP, Comite de Defensa de los Derechos del Pueblo (Committee
in Defense of the People’s Rights).
On Tuesday November, 27th 2006 in Putla Villa de Guerrero Oaxaca, Marcos
Garcia, a state council member of CODEP, one of the many groups inside of
the Oaxacan People’s Popular Assembly APPO, is ambushed by four men armed
with assault rifles. The men fire over 140 rounds at Garcia’s vehicle, 8
of which impact him all over his body. Garcia survives the attack, and
lives to tell his story. This is an interview conducted by four indigenous
youth from the region, and edited through collective editing workshops
hosted by CODEP and Proyecto Autogestion.
Download the Video (11.7 MB)
http://indybay. org/uploads/ 2007/03/23/ marcos_garcia. mov