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Dear FIFA

Rodrigo Salazar | Posted 07.24.2014 | Sports
Rodrigo Salazar

My "love letter" to Sepp Blatter, to the tune of Jay Z's "Dear Summer".

23 Food Reasons Colombians Know What's Good

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 07.25.2014 | Latino Voices

Colombia is a country of many misconceptions. Abroad, the South American nation has suffered from age-old stereotypes and misidentification – se...

Making Justice a Reality Where It Counts

Paul Seils | Posted 07.17.2014 | Politics
Paul Seils

Citizens must see social institutions at work in their home countries, as it is there that courts can repudiate wrongdoing and reaffirm the most fundamental elements of the contract that binds a society together. It is there that having the dignity of a citizen can have its fullest meaning.

UN World Food Programme in Ecuador: Strengthening Food Security through Ancestral Knowledge

Nick Sexton | Posted 07.17.2014 | Impact
Nick Sexton

he United Nations World Food Program (WFP) in Ecuador is using ancestral knowledge (conocimiento ancestral) to effectively reduce the impacts of climate change by helping Ecuadorian people to successfully adapt.

Social Impact Investment in Latin America: Lessons From Colombia

Gabriel Sanchez Zinny | Posted 07.10.2014 | Latino Voices
Gabriel Sanchez Zinny

Philanthropy is on the rise in Latin America. And, increasingly, corporate foundations, wealthy families, and high net worth individuals are getting involved in social impact investing.

The Power of Empty Hands: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.08.2014 | Impact
Ari Nessel

We arrive on this planet empty handed, We will all soon leave empty handed. So then, how and in what spirit do we want to spend the time in between?...

This Is How The Colombian Soccer Team Processes Loss

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.07.2014 | Sports

Some of us eat our feelings. The Colombian soccer team? They dance. And they dance like everyone's watching. After their World Cup-ending defeat la...

LIVE: Brazil vs. Colombia

HuffPost Data | Posted 07.04.2014 | Sports

Brazil vs. Colombia...

The Meaning Behind Colombia's World Cup Dance

Michelle O'Berg Figueroa | Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports
Michelle O'Berg Figueroa

"Goal-scoring salsa" is the new dance move created by the Colombian national soccer team.

50 Cities You Should See In Your Lifetime

minube | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel
minube

With our ever-expanding bucket lists, it's sometimes easy to lose sight of the essentials. Well, we've gone to the community of travelers at minube.ne...

FIFA Fervor in Colombia

Deborah Schoeberlein | Posted 07.01.2014 | Sports
Deborah Schoeberlein

These are precious days precious in Colombia, where hope and glory at the FIFA World Cup are transforming national identity. You can't help but notice the combination of passion, patriotism and "team spirit" that bonds people to each other.

Win or Go Home at World Cup and Coulter's Disingenuous Soccer Shot Skies Into Row Z

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 06.30.2014 | Sports
Ashley Jude Collie

The USA team plays Belgium on July 1 and as infectiously positive coach Jurgen Klinsmann puts it: "Now we really get started. We have a very clear picture in front of us. You got to win no matter how. And, it's a good feeling, now we focus on one specific opponent to beat at a time."

Follow live: Colombia vs. Uruguay

HuffPost Data | Posted 06.28.2014 | Sports

Follow live: Colombia vs. Uruguay....

Teams From the Americas Take A Bite Out Of 3 Former Champions

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 06.24.2014 | Sports
Ashley Jude Collie

Italy has the right to feel aggrieved. It remains to be seen if FIFA bans Suárez from the rest of the tournament or chooses to stick its head into the sand.

Live: Colombia Squares Off Against Japan

HuffPost Data | Posted 06.24.2014 | Sports

Follow live: Japan vs. Colombia....

But What's the Cost of Not Addressing Poverty?

Catalina Escobar | Posted 06.24.2014 | Impact
Catalina Escobar

I realized after the first six to seven years of trial and error that we cannot change the broader cultural and economic problems such as social disparity, limited access to services and entrenched cultural norms that these girls face.

Colombia's Presidential Election Results Are In

Reuters | Posted 06.16.2014 | Latino Voices

* Santos wins with clear margin * Election seen as referendum on peace talks (Adds comments from Santos, Zuluaga) By...

WATCH: Colombia Dazzles And Dances In World Cup Return

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 06.14.2014 | Sports

After going 16 years without appearing in the World Cup, Colombia looks ready to stay in Brazil for a while. In its opening match in Group C, Colom...

Colombia vs. Greece: Follow Live

HuffPost Data | Posted 06.14.2014 | Sports

Follow live. ...

Colombia's Peace Talks with FARC: A Political Conspiracy?

Stephanie Rudat | Posted 06.12.2014 | World
Stephanie Rudat

The future of Colombia had never been so dark and uncertain. Two years ago, President Juan Manuel Santos embarked the country into a negotiation process with the terrorist organization FARC in Habana, Cuba.

Beyond Brazil: 6 Spots to See in South America

Travelzoo | Posted 06.10.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

We've set up a cheat sheet of deals for South American destinations based on their stateside equivalent.

Thousands of Prisoners Have Been Exchanged By Israel, Colombia and Others. Someone Tell Rand Paul.

H. A. Goodman | Posted 06.07.2014 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

Sen. Paul and the rest of the GOP should realize that even nations that have learned to live with terrorism as a way of life (states like Israel, Colombia and Sri Lanka) have traded thousands of prisoners in exchange for hostages.

Molly Superfine: A Feminist Analysis Following Art From the Street to the Gallery

Duke University | Posted 06.04.2014 | College
Duke University

I first became interested in street art and graffiti writing as I wandered through the streets of Medellín, Colombia, during the summer of 2010.

The 35 Most Amazing National Parks On Earth

minube | Posted 06.05.2014 | Travel
minube

What's the quickest way to realize how truly amazing our planet is? Simple: Visit the world's greatest national parks.

Rhetoric of Colombian Currency

Felipe Ángel | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics
Felipe Ángel

Susceptibility to foreign shocks would be an adequate phrase to describe the Colombian peso's behavior against the U.S. dollar over the past months.