Unusually, victims testified directly at the Havana peace talks between FARC guerrillas and the government. Maria Eugenia Cruz Alarcón, one of the first to bear witness, explains why she will defend Colombia’s peace agreement – at all costs.
The clock is ticking for peace in Colombia. Next month a ceasefire with the ELN, the last remaining leftwing guerrilla organization in the country, is due to run out. Guerrilla leader Pablo Beltrán of Colombia’s ELN talks to Mónica del Pilar Uribe Marín.
The costs of the 50-year conflict add up to ecocide. Doug Weir reports.
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|Iron fist||Food justice: who gets to eat?||September, 2021|
|Open window||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Hall of Infamy: Iván Duque Márquez||Covid-19 lessons from the pandemic||September, 2020|
|Southern Exposure: Liliana Merizalde Gonzalez||Covid-19 lessons from the pandemic||September, 2020|
|‘We can’t stop now’||Making peace in a world at war||September, 2018|
|The slow and bloody road to justice||Making peace in a world at war||September, 2018|
|War on coca farmers continues||What's left for the young?||January, 2018|
|Guerrillas gamble for peace||Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent||December, 2017|
|‘This is cultural genocide’||Bad Education||September, 2017|
|Education otherwise||Bad Education||September, 2017|
|Colombians put stoppers on mammoth goldmine||Homelessness||June, 2017|
|Action on Colombia||Peace in Colombia? Hope and fears||November, 2016|
|‘We are slowly being killed by this mine’||Peace in Colombia? Hope and fears||November, 2016|
|Peace in Colombia?||Peace in Colombia? Hope and fears||November, 2016|
|The fight goes on…||Trade unions - rebuild, renew, resist||September, 2016|
|Calculating the environmental benefits of peace in Colombia||Blood brothers - Saudi Arabia and the West||March, 2016|
|Is the FARC peace deal something to celebrate?||10 economic myths||December, 2015|
|Resistance is fatal||Capitalism is spinning out of control||July, 2015|
|Reasons to be cheerful||Global banking now||May, 2015|