Map of Oaxaca. (c) 2004 Tony Burton.

The protests in Oaxaca have been going on since May of this year. This weekend, the city has been plagued by state violence, with several people being killed, including a journalist with IndyMedia. The violence continues this week with federal police threatening protesters.

As a response to this weekend’s bloodshed, a demonstration was organized in front of the Mexican Consulate in Montreal yesterday.

Here’s a short report I prepared for today’s edition of The Morning After on CKUT Radio: