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CALOTO, INDUSTRIALIZING THE MARIJUANA SMUGGLING BONANZA

By Alfredo Molano Jimeno, EL ESPECTADOR, June 8, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/conflicto/caloto-la-industrializacion-de-la-bonanza-marimbera/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Cane, coca, and …

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“DRUG TRAFFICKING IS NOT THE MOTHER OF COLOMBIA’S PROBLEMS”: EDUARDO SÁENZ

SEMANA, April 10, 2021 https://www.semana.com/enfoque/articulo/el-narcotrafico-no-es-la-madre-de-los-problemas-en-colombia-eduardo-saenz/202133/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) After several decades of researching archives in the …

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IT WAS BETTER WHEN WE WERE FIGHTING THE FARC

By Lisandro Duque Naranjo, EL ESPECTADOR, April 4, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/era-mejor-contra-las-farc/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Looking at the …

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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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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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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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LEADERS AREN’T BORN EVERY DAY

By Clara López Obregón, SEMANA, June 16, 2010 https://www.semana.com/opinion/articulo/lideres-no-nacen-todos-los-dias-columna-de-opinion-de-clara-lopez/680060# (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The murder of leaders …

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“WE’VE BEEN FIGHTING AGAINST THE DRUGS FOR 45 YEARS AND WE’RE WORSE OFF THAN BEFORE”: JUAN MANUEL SANTOS

By Felipe Morales Sierra, EL ESPECTADOR, May 7, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/judicial/llevamos-45-anos-luchando-contra-las-drogas-y-estamos-peor-que-antes-juan-manuel-santos-articulo-918441 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The former President, …

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A TRIP INTO THE WORLD OF COCAINE: LOOKING THROUGH A KILO

By Marcela Osorio Granados, EL ESPECTADOR, April 18, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/nacional/viaje-al-mundo-de-la-cocaina-la-mirada-traves-de-un-kilo-articulo-915205 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The British-American journalist …

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