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INDIGENOUS RIGHTS DEFENDER AT GRAVE RISK
World  (tags: humanrights, Amnesty International, Colombia )

Apolonia
- 126 days ago - e-activist.com
Defender of Indigenous Peoples' rights Juan Pablo Gutiérrez received a death threat from a paramilitary group targeting him and other Indigenous organizations in Colombia. He has received numerous threatening phone calls since. His life is at risk.
Colombia - Magical Beauty
World  (tags: Colombia, people, places, travel )

Kit
- 488 days ago - youtu.be
Colombia, the amazing land of green, is a tropical haven that is close to the equator. People know of its wonderful coffee, the exotic Amazon that courses through its lands, and of its amazing heritage.
Colombia Protests Rape and Murder of Woman in Bogota Park
World  (tags: world, politics, women's rights, activism, Colombia, news, society, crime, freedoms, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 935 days ago - globalpost.com
Almost 1,000 people protested yesterday the brutal rape and murder of 35-year-old Rosa Elvira Cely in Bogotá's National Park on May 24.
LATIN AMERICA'S LATEST MIRACLE: THE COMEBACK OF COLOMBIA
World  (tags: South America, Colombia, interesting, government, news, politics, world, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms )

Cal
- 1138 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Over the past 10 years, Colombia has enjoyed a huge change in fortunes. The economy is humming, drug-related violence is down and security forces have corralled the rebel FARC guerillas. From infrastructure to corruption, however, some serious problems pe
COLOMBIA Victims of Sexual Violence Under Threat and on Their Own
World  (tags: violence, politics, Colombia, women's rights, Womens health, world, conflict, news )

Cal
- 1193 days ago - ipsnews.net
According to the United Nations, the paramilitaries are responsible for 75 percent of the human rights crimes committed in this country's decades-old civil war.
Venezuela Declares Commitment to Peace & Dialogue, Prepares Defense of Natural Resources
World  (tags: Latin America, democracy, Venezuela, socialism, capitalism, Colombia, usa, dishonesty, propaganda, u.s., troops, military, bases, military bases, U.S. bases, US bases, imperialism, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism, neocolonialism, Neo-colonialism )

Simon
- 1862 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Communications Minister Blanca Eekhout said the U.S. seeks to provoke a war between Colombia & Venezuela to disrupt the current process of economic & political unity by Venezuela & other independent govts. 1,000s marched against US-Colombia military deal.
Colombia-Venezuela: The Threat of Imperialist War Looms in the Americas
World  (tags: Latin America, democracy, Venezuela, socialism, capitalism, Colombia, usa, u.s., troops, military, bases, military bases, U.S. bases, US bases, imperialism, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism, neocolonialism, Neo-colonialism, dishonesty, propaganda )

Simon
- 1870 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
To regain control of its "backyard," the U.S. is increasingly intervening in Latin America: U.S. support for the recent military coup in Honduras, destabilisation of Bolivia, Venezuela, Ecuador & Paraguay, & a massive U.S. military build up in the region.
Chavez Says Venezuela Will Defend Itself Against Colombian-U.S. Aggression
World  (tags: Latin America, democracy, Venezuela, socialism, capitalism, Colombia, usa, u.s., troops, military, bases, military bases, U.S. bases, US bases, imperialism, US imperialism, U.S. imperialism, neocolonialism, Neo-colonialism, dishonesty, propaganda )

Simon
- 1870 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Official U.S. documents say a new deal with Colombia will allow the U.S. to fight "anti-US governments" in South America. Chavez responded: "Don't make the mistake, President Obama, of ordering an overt aggression against Venezuela utilizing Colombia."
Colombians Come to Venezuela in Droves
World  (tags: Venezuela, Colombia, capitalism, fascism, war, civil war, refugees, migration, immigration, oppression, exploitation, poverty, revolution, socialism, democracy, HumanRights, humanrights, leftwing, left, leftist, progressive, egalitarian, equality )

Simon
- 1870 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Some people imagine that "Venezuela is a dictatorship that people are fleeing". The reality is very different: a democracy, where the people have elected socialist governments in recent years, ensuring less poverty, more human rights, & more people coming
Venezuela-Colombia Dispute Reaches WTO, Border Closed After 2 Venezuelan Troops Shot Dead
World  (tags: Venezuela, socialism, capitalism, Colombia, fascism, usa, paramilitaries, fascists, death squads, terrorism, conflict, crime, death, ethics, government, politics, violence, war, HumanRights, humanrights, campesinos, peasants, leftwing, rightwing )

Simon
- 1875 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Venezuela also announced the capture of 2 Colombians & 1 Venezuelan accused of spying for Colombia's spy agency, & Venezuela might submit captured documents to international bodies to "stop the abuses of the Colombian oligarchy" against democracy & peace.
A Cool Way To Go To School??? Colombia   video
World  (tags: Colombia, news, society, world )

Teresa
- 2006 days ago - youtube.com
One way to get to school... Colombian Authorities should do something about this ASAP!!!!
Colombia: Military Assault Against Indigenous Protesters, Mobilizations Continue -- See Video Link in Comments
World  (tags: Indigenous people, Day of Resistance, Latin America, Colombia, militarization, ONIC, activists, Uribe, armed forces, violent attack, repression, mobilization, Intl Fed of Human Rights, Human Rights Watch, UN High Commission, Human Rights )

LucyKalei
- 2244 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
Indigenous protesters thru-out Latin America staged events/protests to celebrate Day of Indigenous Resistance. Colombia gathering got global attention- marred by violent attack by armed forces firing into crowd of >10,000 over 2days. Urgent appeal!
Haaretz Reports "Dozens of Israeli Security Experts" Involved in Betancourt Rescue
World  (tags: Axis of Fascism, USA, Colombia, Israel )


- 2365 days ago - narcosphere.narconews.com
Israeli newspaper Haaretz reports that Israeli security experts working for a private security firm, Global CST...were involved in the operation to rescue high-profile hostage Ingrid Betancourt from the FARC rebel group
Colombia Rescues Hostage Ingrid Betancourt
World  (tags: GoodNews, Colombia, Ingrid Betancourt, freedom )

Julia
- 2369 days ago - reuters.com
BOGOTA (Reuters) - French-Colombian politician Ingrid Betancourt and three Americans were rescued from leftist guerrillas by Colombian troops, Defense Minister Juan Manuel Santos said on Wednesday.
My Hands Are Clean and Bloodless, Something Uribe Can't Say
World  (tags: Latin America, Equador, colombia, Colombian President Alvaro Uribe, RAFAEL CORREA )

Madalena
- 2440 days ago - uruknet.de
In an interview with Público, the Ecuadoran head of state accuses the Colombian government of lying, and its president, Álvaro Uribe, of links with paramilitaries.
 

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