Describes the widespread support for the Chiapas uprising in Mexico (Marcos is the revolutionary name of a Zapatista Army leader) and the public opinion that political corruption, election fraud, subversion of constitutional law and economic collapse were caused by the desire of a few government officials to retain all power in their own hands. Includes excerpts from speeches by government officials and revolutionary leaders, interviews with Mexican citizens, and scenes of major events and large public demonstrations, both in Mexico City and in the provinces, between Dec. 1994 and Feb. 1995.
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