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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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Colombia Support Network Opposes Fast Track of Trade Agreements

Colombia Support Network is one of more than 2000 organizations who signed a letter of opposition to “The Bipartisan Congressional …

Letter Requesting a Meeting Regarding Mining Exploration

Bogotà, D.C., Thursday, September 25, 2014 Honorable Ladies and Gentlemen Subject: Call for a Prior Consultation Meeting with the Resguardo …

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Declaration by Victims of Multinationals With Respect to Decision by a Federal Court in the U.S.

DECLARATION OF THE NATIONAL MOVEMENT OF VICTIMS OF MULTINATIONAL AND TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS, M.N V.C., WITH RESPECT TO THE DECISION OF …

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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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Public communication directed at the discussion table of Habana, the Colombian society, and the international community

[Translated by Jessica Schwartz, CSN Volunteer Translator] Source: Colectivo de Abogados, Familiares de Víctimas The victims and defenders of human …

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Imminent eviction of farmers because of pressure from Occidental Petroleum (OXY)

[Translated by Jessica Schwartz, CSN Volunteer Translator. Edited by John Laun] On February 26 and 27 the Police Inspection of …

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