Editorials

CSN Statement on the Repression in Colombia

The shocking actions of the Colombian government of President Ivan Duque in its response to public demonstrations against its proposed …

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NYU’S BRADEMAS CENTER INVITES ALVARO URIBE TO “SHARE INSIGHTS IN PURSUIT OF CITIZEN AND ENVIRONMENTAL SECURITY.” SAY WHAT? REALLY?!?!? CSN letter to the John Brademas Center

April 30, 2021 The John Brademas Center New York University 130 L Street NW Washington, D.C. 20005 Dear Brademas Center …

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LETTER TO PRESIDENT DUQUE CONCERNING THE MURDER OF ELIAS GALINDO AND THE ATTEMPTED MURDER OF PIEDAD CORDOBA RUIZ

October 2, 2020 Dear President Duque:         I write on behalf of the Colombia Support Network (CSN), a nonprofit human rights …

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LETTER TO VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE

August 16, 2020 Dear Vice President Pence: I write in response to your request that former President and current Senator …

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Letter to Presidential Candidate Joe Biden

Dear Former Vice President Biden, I am concerned about your ideas on what U. S. policy toward Colombia and 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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It’s High Time to Reform Colombia’s Prisons

President Ivan Duque Marquez Vice President Marta Lucia Ramirez Minister of Justice and Law Margarita Cabello Blanco Minister of National …

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Remembering Carlos Gaviria Diaz, a Friend of Truth and Justice

A few days ago, on March 31, 2020, many Colombians celebrated the life and accomplishments of Carlos Gaviria Diaz on …

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Evo Morales: Leader of A Successful Peoples’ Government, Victim of a Coup d’ Etat

I had the good fortune to be part of an accredited election observer delegation of the National Lawyers Guild to …

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The Important Role of Social Protest Groups in Colombia

Recent news reports indicate that Colombian President Ivan Duque has a popular disapproval rating of 70%, according to an Invamer …

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