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Since then, it has been called into question and criticised, and the movement to a mutually acceptable form of recognition initiated through public discussions, court challenges, curriculum reform, constitutional negotiations, and film-making. The transformation in the way Canadians and Aboriginal peoples recognise and relate to one another is difficult because it involves freeing oneself, and each other, from deep-seated prejudices and habits of thought and behaviour inherited from the imperial past.
In 1994 and 1995 a cycle of armed conflict, repression, tense ceasefires, failed peace talks, and low-intensity war fare finally led the government to pass the Law for Dialogue, Reconciliation and a Just Peace in Chiapas. The law called for a suspension of military operations and for peace talks. It also established the Commission of Pacification and Agreement (COCOPA) to coordinate the dialogue between the government and the EZLN. Over the next several months the seemingly irreconcilable differences between the government and the EZLN, especially over the negotiability of national issues, prevented the initiation of peace talks.
Conflicts soon arose over the language of the agreement and implementing legislation, pitting the government against the EZLN and the legislative commission that had participated in the negotiation of the accords, the Commission on Pacification and Agreement (COCOPA). These conflicts have continued throughout the rest of the 19905. As has been noted, the mid-iggos were marked by the further political activation of indigenous peoples, especially in the southwestern region of the country. Indigenous nongovernmental organizations (NGOS) were virtually nonexistent before the 19705 and 19805 but have grown dramatically since then.