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CSN Newsletter Summer 2021

This edition of our CSN Newsletter features articles:
• A Cleveland Photographer in El Choco, photo essay by Steve Cagan
• Anglo Gold and Its Colombian QUEBRADONA Project, by Al Gedicks
• IACHR Report Sheds Light on Human Rights Abuses in Colombia, by John Dugas
• In Colombia, The Kids Are Not All Right: Looking Back at Three Months of Resistance, by Beatriz Vejarano

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CARIBBEAN REGION: A HUMANITARIAN CRISIS AND A NATIONAL STRIKE

By The National Forum for Colombia*, EL ESPECTADOR, August 2, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/analistas/region-caribe-crisis-humanitaria-y-el-paro-nacional/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Beyond …

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EITHER “NO VIOLENCE” OR CATASTROPHE

By Juan Carlos Flórez, SEMANA, July 3, 2021 https://www.semana.com/opinion/articulo/no-violencia-o-catastrofe/202100/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator)  “No Violence” is not …

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THE COLLAPSE OF COLOMBIA

By Santiago Gamboa, EL ESPECTADOR, June 26, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/columnistas/santiago-gamboa/el-colapso-de-colombia/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) That’s how a British …

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“I’M WORRIED THAT THE AGREEMENT IS NOT BEING IMPLEMENTED COMPLETELY”: EAMON GILMORE

EL ESPECTADOR, June 18, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/politica/me-preocupa-que-el-acuerdo-no-se-implemente-por-completo-eamon-gilmore/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The European Union’s Special Envoy and EU …

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CHANGE OF DIRECTION AFTER THE VISIT BY THE CIDH?

By Rodrigo Pardo, EL ESPECTADOR, June 13, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/politica/cambio-de-rumbo-tras-la-visita-de-la-cidh/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The visit by the …

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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 …

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THE VISIT BY THE CIDH CAN SAVE LIVES

Why the CIDH visit is important in the midst of the police abuses and human rights violations in the month …

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NEVERLAND, HOUSE OF NARIÑO

By Santiago Gamboa, EL ESPECTADOR, May 28, 2021 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/neverland-house-of-narino/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) I no longer know …

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THE STRIKE IS A REASON FOR HOPE, ACCORDING TO THE INVAMER POLL

ByJuanitaLeón, La Silla Vacía, May 25, 2021 https://lasillavacia.com/paro-motivo-esperanza-segun-invamer-poll-81721 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The social mobilization that is …

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