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LABOR MINISTRY FINES 8 COMPANIES MORE THAN 15 BILLION PESOS

  Labor Information Agency- For Illegal Labor Outsourcing (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: Escuela …

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Colombian Film Showcase!

CSN- UW Badgers are hosting a Colombian Film Showcase from December 1st-6th! Featured films include: Marmato, Impunity, Embrace of the …

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WE, THE ORGANIZATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND VICTIMS, SUPPORT THE TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE, AGREED TO IN HAVANA, AS A CONTRIBUTION TO THE BATTLE AGAINST IMPUNITY

(Translated by Gerry Millrine, CSN Volunteer Translator- Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: http://coeuropa.org.co/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Orgs-DDHH-respaldan-punto-5.pdf OPEN LETTER TO HIS HONOR, THE PRESIDENT OF …

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Moisés Varón, the Director of the USO Detained for Protesting Against Fracking in San Martín, Freed

(Translated by Deryn Collins, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://censat.org/es/noticias/liberado-moises-varon-dirigente-de-la-uso-detenido-por-protestar-contra-el-fracking-en-san-martin  Esmad attacks the community that began the civil stoppage against fracking. Various …

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UNITED NATIONS COMMITTEE ON THE COVENANT EVALUATES THE COLOMBIAN GOVERNMENT

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Thursday, October 20, 2016 Source: https://derechodMelpueblo.blogspot.com.co/2016/estado-colombiano=evaluadado-ante-el.html Multiple rights (formally recognized) have been violated …

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Laundering of Corporate Image + Financial deal = BanCO2

Author: CENSAT Agua Viva – @CensatAguaViva August 28th, 2016 Source: http://censat.org/es/analisis/lavado-de-imagen-corporativa-negocio-financiero-banco2 (Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator) This formula …

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Farewell to the Arms- The Life of a Guerilla

(Translated by Deryn Collins, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://lasillavacia.com/silla-llena/red-caribe/historia/adios-las-armas-la-vida-de-un-guerrillero-de-base-58060 Gilbert Vargas is a guerilla in the Teófilo Forero column. He has …

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No to the Pact of the Elites

(Translated by Steve Cagan, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://congresodelospueblos.org/comunicados-congreso-de-los-pueblos/item/970-un-gran-dialogo-por-la-paz-para-refrendar-los-acuerdos-de-la-habana-facilitar-los-dialogos-con-el-eln-y-garantizar-la-participacion-decisoria-de-la-sociedad.html By Congreso de los Pueblos Bogotá, October 4, 2016 It was with …

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Plan Colombia, Permanent War, and the No Vote

by Laura Carlsen Source: http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/10/20/plan-colombia-permanent-war-and-the-no-vote/ The Colombian people voted NO to peace. Or to be exact, 50.2% of 37% of the eligible …

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Uribe’s Populism Prevails in Colombia

By ANTONIO ALBINANA Source: http://www.publico.es/opinion/populismo-uribe-impone-colombia.html (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Uncertainty governs the future of the FARC, and …

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