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Colombia Nationwide Strike Against 'Free Trade,' Privatization, Poverty

World  (tags: nationwide strike, peasants, unions, 200, 000 protest, right-wing Santos administration, U.S. backed president, U.S.-Colombia Free Trade Agreement, Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (, police violence, poverty, Paso International )

- 1700 days ago -
Ignored by English-language media, rural uprisings spread across industries as hundreds of thousands protest US-backed govt.

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