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COMMENTARY BY CERREJON ON THE SYD FORUM REPORT, “AS BLACK AS COAL”

  Swedish Report  on Cerrejon : https://business-humanrights.org/sites/default/files/documents/Kol_rapport_FS_04.pdf   Source for this translation : Spanish Answer from Cerrejon to Swedish Report :https://business-humanrights.org/sites/default/files/documents/Comentarios%20Cerrejón%20a%20informe%20Forum%20Syd.pdf (Translated by …

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Will Private Businesses Be Prosecuted In The “Post Conflict” Period?

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.razonpublica.com/index.php/economia-y-sociedad/9591-%C2%BFlas-empresas-privadas-ser%C3%A1n-juzgadas-en-el-posconflicto.html By Juan David Velasco* Monday, July 18, 2016 The crimes of financing …

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SOCIAL AND CAMPESINO PROTESTS: THAT’S WHAT’S COMING

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source : http://www.razonpublica.com/index.php/economia-y-sociedad/9526-protesta-social-y-campesina-lo-que-viene.html?utm_source=MadMimi&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Los+pobres+y+la+clase+media+siguen+padeciendo+en+Colombia&utm_campaign=20160620_m132246061_Los+pobres+y+la+clase+media+siguen+padeciendo+en+Colombia&utm_term=Absal_C3_B3n+Machado_   The post-conflict will be marked by protests both in …

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Letter to Mayor Peñalosa

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The End of the Conflict: Hopes and Fears

Source : http://www.alainet.org/es/articulo/178438 ( Translated by Beatriz Vejarano, a CSN Volunteer Translator)   By Oto Higuita The world witnessed the signing …

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National Interest versus Mining Regulations

(Translated by Steve Cagan, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.razonpublica.com/index.php/economia-y-sociedad/9513-interés-nacional-versus-las-regulaciones-mineras.html The government insists on mocking the Constitution and laws to move their …

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Colombia Heads the List with the Greatest Number of Displaced Persons

(Translated by Rolf Schoeneborn, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.elespectador.com/noticias/elmundo/colombia-encabeza-listado-de-paises-mayor-numero-de-des-articulo-638816 Colombia thus tops other nations in armed conflict like Syria (6.6 million) and …

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Menéndez Pelayo International University of Cantabria-Spain insults thousands of Colombian victims

(Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: https://www.change.org/p/universidad-internacional-men%C3%A9ndez-pelayo-uimp-firma-para-que-la-uimp-no-entregue-la-medalla-de-honor-a-%C3%A1lvaro-uribe?recruiter=17520681&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=autopublish&utm_term=des-lg-no_src-reason_msg&fb_ref=Default Our Union opposes the bestowment of the 2016 Medal of Honor to …

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Tolima: territorial resistance to mega-projects

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.polodemocratico.net/noticias/nacionales/10636-tolima-el-corazon-de-la-disputa-por-los-territorios-y-la-resistencia-a-los-megaproyectos The state of Tolima, in the heart of Colombia, is a focal …

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MINGA DEMANDS A POLITICAL TREATMENT AND NOT A MILITARY ONE

( Translated by John I. Laun, a CSN Volunteer Translator) Source : http://congresodelospueblos.org/ejes-y-sectores-vista/paro-nacional-2016/item/899-minga-nacional-agraria-exige-trato-politico-y-no-militar-y-represivo.html TRANSLATION On this second day of the Minga …

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