Tag Archives: Afro-Colombians

THE PROPOSALS TO THE GOVERNMENT THAT WOULD LEAD TO PEACE IN BAJO ATRATO, DARIÉN, AND URABÁ

By Colombia 2020, EL ESPECTADOR, July 9, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/paz-y-memoria/las-propuestas-al-pais-para-que-haya-paz-en-el-bajo-atrato-darien-y-uraba/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) This Friday, representatives of …

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , ,

SEARCHING FOR THE HISTORICAL VINDICATION OF THE PACIFIC PART OF NARIÑO PROVINCE

By Marcela Osorio Granados, EL ESPECTADOR, June 23, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/paz-y-memoria/en-busca-de-la-reivindicacion-historica-del-pacifico-narinense/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) This Thursday, a …

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , ,

THE PROTESTS IN COLOMBIA ARE ALSO EXPLODING AGAINST DECADES OF SILENT RACISM

170 years after the abolition of slavery in this South American country, the Black and Indigenous communities are raising their …

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , ,

COLOMBIAN MIDWIVES ARE STANDING UP TO ARMED GROUPS TO BRING BABIES INTO THE WORLD

By Kiran Stallone and Steven Grattan, Buenaventura, Colombia, BBC News, April 23, 2021 https://www.bbc.com/mundo/noticias-america-latina-56234493 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer …

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , ,

THE UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES PLACES NEW CONDITIONS ON AID TO COLOMBIA

By Sergio Gómez Maseri, EL TIEMPO, July 22, 2020 https://www.eltiempo.com/mundo/eeuu-y-canada/condiciones-de-ee-uu-para-ayudar-a-colombia-520682 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The United States …

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , ,

AFRO-COLOMBIANS IN LA LARGA AND TUMARADÓ ARE RESISTING EVICTION

By Sebastián Forero Rueda, EL ESPECTADOR, May 21, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/territorio/la-resistencia-del-pueblo-negro-de-la-larga-y-tumarado-contra-el-despojo-articulo-920475 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Even though the …

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

“THE MEN ARRESTED FOR THIS ATTACK ARE A FALSE POSITIVE”: Afro-Colombian leader in Norte del Cauca

El Espectador, June 19, 2019 – 9:23 a.m. By Edinson Arley Bolaños / @eabolanos (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer …

Posted in News | Tagged , ,

MINGA DEMANDS A POLITICAL TREATMENT AND NOT A MILITARY ONE

( Translated by John I. Laun, a CSN Volunteer Translator) Source : http://congresodelospueblos.org/ejes-y-sectores-vista/paro-nacional-2016/item/899-minga-nacional-agraria-exige-trato-politico-y-no-militar-y-represivo.html TRANSLATION On this second day of the Minga …

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , ,