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Renewed Controversy about the Responsibility of Generals for the False Positives

COLOMBIA REPORTING Saturday, July 25, 2015 RENEWED CONTROVERSY ABOUT THE RESPONSIBILITY OF GENERALS FOR THE FALSE POSITIVES (Translated by Eunice …

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Contamination and Thirst in the Magdalena because of the Multinationals and the Thaw in the Sierra Nevada

COLOMBIA REPORTING Friday, July 24, 2015 CONTAMINATION AND THIRST IN THE MAGDALENA BECAUSE OF THE MULTINATIONALS AND THE THAW IN …

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Urgent Action: Guapi-Cauca

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The undersigned social organizations, labor unions, and human rights groups denounce before the …

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The Palm Industry’s Plunder Is Continuing

Source:  http://justiciaypazcolombia.com/El-despojo-palmero-continua REPORT The Palm Industry’s Plunder Is Continuing MAPIRIPAN (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Friday, May 8, …

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As long as impunity continues, the pain remains

Source:  http://justiciaypazcolombia.com/Mientras-continue-la-impunidad-el DEVER “As long as impunity continues, the pain remains”; Rita Yvonne Tobón (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer …

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Campesino Protest Generates Tensions in the Negotiations at the Antioquia Agricultural Summit

{Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator} Saturday, May 2, 2015, 2:15 pm By Yhoban Camilo Hernandez Cifuentes   The …

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False Positives

FALSE POSITIVES A WOUND THAT DOES NOT CLOSE {Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator} A hundred families are fighting …

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Breakdown because of the national government’s failure to keep its promise to black women

[Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator] April 24, 2015 To the women who look after their land just like …

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To Stop the War in El Cauca

[Translated by Richard Henighan, CSN Volunteer Translator. Edited by Jessica Schwartz] Camilo González Posso President of INDEPAZ The Indigenous and …

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Five farmers were hit by rubber bullets or paint during the protest at the Hacienda Monte Verde in the municipality of Turbo (Urabá Antioquia)

[Translated by Deryn Collins, CSN Volunteer Translator. Edited by Jessica Schwartz] Source: Agencia de Prensa, IPC A group of claimants …

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