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Colombian Indigenous Elders Try Alleged Guerrillas
Originally Posted: 07/20/2012 - 1:54pm | Type: Blog

Indigenous leaders in Colombia's conflict-scarred southwest say they will put on trial before tribal elders four alleged leftist rebels they accuse of attacks on civilians. M ...

Colombian Indigenous Peacemakers Put the "Active" in "Activist"
Originally Posted: 07/17/2012 - 9:08am | Type: Blog

Indigenous activists in Cauca, Colombia advocate to stop the spiral of violence in their area. In an Indigenous region of Colombia's Cauca province, activists armed with cere ...

A Colombian Peacemaker's 'Option for Civil Resistance'
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

<p>We are deeply concerned. We are deeply concerned. Attempts are being made to link Héctor Mondragón to the FARC guerilla movement in Colombia's paper of record, ...

Good News from Colombia: Rescue of FARC Hostages
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 1:18pm | Type: Blog

Its been months since I&acute;ve written anything about the current events in Colombia. But I can't let "the hug the country has been waiting for" slip by without comment.</p> ...

Chiquita Paid for Left- and Right-Wing Terror, and Victims of Both Demand Justice
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 1:18pm | Type: Blog

<a href="http://blog.beliefnet.com/godspolitics/2007/11/blood-bananas-by-ryan-rodrick.html">I posted last November</a> about legal proceedings against Chiquita for protection money paid t ...