Tag Archives: Impunity

Represenative Mark Pocan’s Letter to the DHS on Colombian Paramilitaries

Click here for 1-18-17 Letter to DHS on Colombian Paramilitaries Representatives Mark Pocan, James P. McGovern, Barbara Lee, and Henry “Hank” …

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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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SENATOR WRITES TO GOVERNOR ASKING NOT TO STIGMATIZE THE MINGA

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source : http://www.polodemocratico.net/noticias/titulares/10503-en-carta-a-gobernador-de-norte-de-santander-senador-castilla-exige-que-no-estigmatice-movilizacion-de-cumbre-agraria-y-le-brinde-garantias Jesús Alberto Castilla Salazar Senator of the Republic Bogotá, May …

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THREATS TO THE LAND RESTITUTION PROCESS

Source :  http://palabrasalmargen.com/index.php/articulos/nacional/item/las-amenazas-al-proceso-de-restitucion-de-tierras?category_id=138 By Claudia Liliana Erazo, Yira Castro Legal Corporation Saturday, May 7, 2016 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN …

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Political Communiqué by the Subjects of Collective Reparation in Colombia

Source :  http://www.ipc.org.co/agenciadeprensa/index.php/2016/04/18/5172/ ( Translated by Steven Cagan, a CSN Volunteer Translator ) Bogotá, April 9, 2016 Mister Juan Manuel …

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The Process With the ELN will be Much More Complex Than the One With the FARC

Source : http://www.eltiempo.com/politica/proceso-de-paz/entrevista-con-el-padre-jesuita-francisco-de-roux/16553157 El Tiempo April 2, 2016 The Process With the ELN will be Much More Complex Than the …

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WIDER AND WIDER CIRCLES OF ILLEGAL REPRESSION

  (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) Sent by the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó On Wednesday, …

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S.O.S. FOR OUR LIVES, FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND FOR PEACE: GUARANTEES THAT THERE WILL BE NO REPETITION

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) Bogotá, Colombia, March 15, 2016 To President Juan Manuel Santos To the Negotiators …

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Letter to Chicago Public Radio

Click to view letter December 22, 2015 Colombia Support Network P O Box 1505 Madison, WI 53701-1505 Mr. lra Glass, …

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ALVARO URIBE, THE CONVIVIR, AND THE PARAMILITARY ARMIES

An opinion article by María Soledad Betancur, Director of the Human Rights Observatory of the IPC (Institute for Public Education)* …

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