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STRUCTURAL PROBLEMS

By Francisco Leal Buitrago, EL ESPECTADOR, June 26, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/problemas-estructurales/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The nation state …

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SOCIAL LEADERS: BETWEEN THREATS BY THE DISSIDENTS AND ACCUSATIONS BY THE ARMY

By Edinson Arley Bolaños, EL ESPECTADOR, June 24, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/territorio/lideres-sociales-amenazados-por-las-disidencias-y-acusados-por-el-ejercito/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Days before and …

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CAMOUFLAGING THE KILLINGS IN THE REAL PANDEMIC Message from the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó, June 22, 2020

http://cdpsanjose.org/node/188 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Once again our Peace Community of San José de Apartadó must speak …

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THE ONE WHO FINDS OUT ABOUT IT IS THE ONE WHO PAYS THE PRICE

By Yohir Akerman, EL ESPECTADOR, June 21, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/el-que-la-descubre-la-paga/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Today it’s clear that …

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“HERE THE ALARM GOES OFF WHEN WE’VE ALREADY BEEN KILLED”: RENACER COMMUNITY COUNCIL

By Valentina Parada, EL ESPECTADOR, June 19, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/pais/consejo-comunitario-renacer-del-micay-denuncia-amenazas-y-persecucion/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) On June 12, armed …

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RURAL REFORM IS FOR ALL OF US

By Humberto de la Calle, EL ESPECTADOR, June 22, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/reforma-rural-es-para-todos/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Among the …

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“Colombia’s government is using the coronavirus to weaken the historic peace agreement”

Dear CSN members and friends: According to Colombian political analyst Laura Gil in a recent column for the Washington Post …

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A COURT IN MONTERÍA RULES THAT THE CABRALES’ LAND IN CÓRDOBA REALLY BELONGS TO THE COLOMBIAN GOVERNMENT

By Colombia 2020, EL ESPECTADOR, June 24, 2020 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Superior Tribunal in the …

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THREE STORIES, THREE LIVES CUT SHORT, AND THEY KEEP ON WITH THE KILLING

By Elisabeth Unger Bleier, EL ESPECTADOR, June 18, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/tres-historias-tres-vidas-truncadas-y-los-siguen-asesinando/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Michel Forst, then …

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HARVESTING HONEY, FAMILIES THAT HAVE RECLAIMED THEIR LAND IN SUCRE ARE REBUILDING THEIR FUTURE

EL TIEMPO, June 5, 2020 https://www.eltiempo.com/justicia/servicios/familias-restituidas-en-sucre-lideran-proyecto-de-melicultura-503650 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) After having survived a massacre that forced …

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