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Interview: Jorge Ramos Discusses FARC Documentary 'Infiltrados' | Posted 11.26.2011 | Latino Voices

'Infiltrados' (Infiltrated) is the first documentary produced by the new Documentales Univision (Univision Documentaries), a new unit of Univision New...

Colombia's Economic Problems and Prospects

Nake M. Kamrany | Posted 08.24.2011 | World
Nake M. Kamrany

Recently, a global transition to a more diffuse distribution of economic power is broadly recognized, pointing to a shift in the balance of global growth from rich to low- and middle- income economies. Colombia may be a prime example of this trend.

Beyond Free Trade with Colombia

Milburn Line | Posted 07.27.2011 | World
Milburn Line

Armed forces are accused of murdering 2,547 civilians and presenting them as combat kills; there are now 27,000 forced disappearances in Colombia

A 'Plan Colombia' for Mexico?

Laura Carlsen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Laura Carlsen

Clinton's allusion to Plan Colombia, an anti-narcotics initiative most distinguished for its contributions to human rights violations, sparked a minor uproar in Mexico. But the only surprising thing may be that she uttered it out loud.

Mass Graves and Alleged Extrajudicial Executions in the Macarena, Colombia

Kelly Nicholls | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Kelly Nicholls

On July 22 around 800 people came to the Macarena to tell an international delegation from the U.S. and Europe of the abuses they have suffered, many allegedly at the hands of the armed forces.

Desperate Hugo Chavez Desecrates Simon Bolivar's Tomb

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Fernando Espuelas

The desecration of Simon Bolivar's tomb is as shocking as anything Hugo Chavez has ever done.

US Bars Acclaimed Colombian Journalist

Gabriel Elizondo | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gabriel Elizondo

Morris' work has led him to uncover evidence of atrocities potentially committed by actors of the state. His reporting has often thrown doubt on official government positions few other journalists seem dare to challenge.

Venezuela's 'Animal Farm'

Thor Halvorssen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Thor Halvorssen

Venezuela has carried out more than 800 expropriations across industries and involving all sorts of property. Hugo Chavez must be revealed as the petty authoritarian and enemy of individual rights that he is.

The Colombian Elections: Who Will Be the Next President of Macondo?

Michael Fairbanks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Fairbanks

How many countries in the world could elect as its next president someone who dropped his pants and mooned a disrespectful audience of students?

The New Face Of Violence In Colombia (VIDEO)

Human Rights Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Colombian government says that all paramilitary groups in the country were demobilized between 2003 and 2006, and that they no longer exist. But H...

Al-Qaeda Partner With Colombia Drug Dealers To Deal Drugs | Cameron Ainsworth-Vincze | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In a partnership that U.S. authorities are referring to as an "unholy alliance," Islamist extremists are helping Colombian guerrillas smuggle cocaine ...

Terrorist Or Activist? A Young Colombian, Gabriel Gonzalez, Fights For His Country, His Reputation (VIDEO)

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Diane Tucker

Last week Tom Brokaw presented a human rights award to Gabriel Gonzalez. The thoughtful young man then flew home to Colombia, where he is charged with being a terrorist and faces seven years in prison.

Colombia FARC Rebels Strive To Reinvent Themselves

Miami Herald | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Colombia's FARC is working to reinvent itself after suffering almost seven years of sustained military pressure under President Alvaro Uribe -- a peri...

Colombia Recognizing Rape As Weapon Of War

Christian Science Monitor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Amelia had spent years counseling a woman who was raped by a right-wing warlord and suffered an unwanted pregnancy. So when the woman called her for a...

Hostage Carolina Zuluaga Rescued

Colombia Reports | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Colombian-American citizen, kidnapped February 6, was rescued by Colombian authorities Tuesday in the rural zone of Yumbo, in the south western depa...

I Was Held Hostage in Colombia, and My Captors Should Face US Justice

Marc Gonsalves | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marc Gonsalves

Until this past July, I was held hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). My captor must be brought to the United States to account for his crimes.

Ingrid for President / Ingrid Para Presidenta

David Paul Appell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Paul Appell

Betancourt has hinted at another run for the top job. If she does, she could become not just one the world's most respected presidents but also a much-needed beacon of hope in Latin America.

Former Colombia Foreign Minister Argues For An Extension Of Tough U.S. Drug Plan And Free Trade, Supports McCain

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

I think Senator McCain will probably win in November because what North Americans value most is security, stability and experience, and that is McCain.

Colombia Says FARC Rebel Leader Is Dead

Miami Herald | Tyler Bridges | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The legendary leader of Colombia's FARC guerrillas has died, the country's defense minister says, a development that if true would be the latest and m...