Editorials

The Miners of Marmato: A Model for Opposition to Open-Pit Mining

Last month I had the privilege of visiting the Colombian mining town of Marmato with a Colombia Support Network (CSN) …

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Will Other Heads of State Follow Iraq’s Example?

              U.S. news media today reported that the reason why President Barack Obama is ordering all U.S. armed forces, …

Tres concepciones equivocadas al respecto del comercio internacional

Por John I. Laun. Presidente Colombia Support Network (CSN) Madison, WI, USA Julio 3 2011 (Traducido del original en inglés) …

Three Misconceptions About International Trade

            In the coming days the United States Congress will be considering approval of the so-called “Free Trade Agreement” (FTA) …

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Senator Feingold: Oh how we miss you!

    Not long after Russ Feingold was elected to the United States Senate for his first term, several members …

Statement in Support of Gloria Cuartas

                                                                                                           For immediate release                                                                                                             October 19, 2010                          GLORIA ISABEL CUARTAS MONTOYA: A MOST COURAGEOUS DEFENDER OF HUMAN RIGHTS FOR ALL …

A Failed Presidency; A New Beginning?

A Failed Presidency; A New Beginning?               Next Saturday, August 7, 2010, the Presidential term of Alvaro Uribe Velez ends. …

ONU destaca efecto negativo TLC

5 de Junio 2010 Colombia: ONU destaca efecto negativo de acuerdo de libre comercio http://www.un.org/spanish/News/fullstorynews.asp?newsID=18412&criteria1=Colombia&criteria2=comercio 25 de mayo, 2010  El acuerdo …

An Independent View From the Hinterlands

(The following comment is personal and does not represent views expressed or presented for endorsement by the Colombia Support Network.) …

Media Myths on Colombia

Media Myths on Colombia I have a recurring question: Why do the major media in this country so often get …