Tag Archives: Antioquia

THE TRIALS OF OFFICIALS OF CHIQUITA BRANDS FOR POSSIBLE CONNECTION TO THE “PARAS” WILL PROCEED

By Carlos López, EL COLOMBIANO, October 13, 2021 https://www.elcolombiano.com/colombia/en-firme-juicio-contra-empresarios-de-chiquita-brands-por-posibles-nexos-paramilitares-KF15892585 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The decision by the …

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THE CAMPESINOS ARE OPPOSING THE MINING IN QUEBRADONA WITH THE STRENGTH OF A BEAR

By Daniela Quintero Díaz, EL ESPECTADOR, July 22, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/ambiente/con-la-fuerza-de-un-oso-los-campesinos-se-oponen-a-mineria-en-quebradona/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The people that …

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SHOWING OFF THE FIRST INDIGENOUS PHILHARMONIC IN COLOMBIA, IT’S IN VALPARAÍSO, ANTIOQUIA PROVINCE

By Camilo Pardo Q., EL ESPECTADOR, March 20, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/territorio/asi-luce-la-primer-filarmonica-indigena-de-colombia-en-valparaiso-antioquia/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Here is where …

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“CHIQUITA BRANDS HELPED THE PARAMILITARIES TO EXPAND”: KELSEY JOST-CREEGAN

In the United States there are more than five thousand accredited victims of that banana company that financed paramilitary groups …

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MILITARIZATION HAS NOT BROUGHT MORE SECURITY AND WELL-BEING TO THE TERRITORIES

By Colombia in Transition, EL ESPECTADOR, July 8, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/justicia/verdad/que-papel-ha-tenido-la-fuerza-publica-en-el-cese-del-conflicto-armado/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) There has to …

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THE LAW OF EL CLAN DEL GOLFO IN APARTADÓ (ANTIOQUIA PROVINCE)

Fifteen years after the massacre in Mulatos Medio and La Resbalosa By Camilo Pardo Quintero, El Espectador, February 20, 2020 …

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HOW MANY SOCIAL LEADERS HAVE BEEN MURDERED DURING 2019?

By Adriana Lucía Puentes El Colombiano, September 18, 2019 https://www.elcolombiano.com/colombia/paz-y-derechos-humanos/lideres-sociales-asesinados-en-colombia-durante-2019-hasta-septiembre-segun-indepaz-PH11611439 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Antioquia is the …

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SMALL MUNICIPALITIES, BIG PROBLEMS

El Espectador, June 30, 2019 By Yohir Akerman (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Donmatías and San Roque are …

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Paramilitaries attacks against the population persist in El Bagre, Antioquia

Source: http://colombiainforma.info/politica/ddhh-conflicto-y-paz/3030-continuan-ataques-de-paramilitares-contra-poblacion-en-el-bagre-antioquia (Translated by Rudy Heller, CSN Volunteer Translator) January 25 — More than 600 people occupy the Senior Center …

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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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