Colombia

Colombia

In Colombia, Where Gold Mining And Coca Farming Are A Toxic Mix

Mining firms, coca farmers and criminal gangs have brought social degeneration, pollution and ext...

Colombia

In Venezuela, Washington Returns To Its Imperialist Ways

The United States is meddling in the region again in line with big-money interests and the imperi...

Colombia

Why Terrorism Persists In A Post-FARC Colombia

Last week's bomb attack in Bogota is symptomatic of the state's continued inability to mo...

Colombia

Why The Circular Economy Is Still Boxed In

It's high-time for an economic model that curbs waste while boosting productivity. But don...

Colombia

The Fundamental Right To Health, Happiness And Beauty

Beauty and happiness may be in the eye of the beholder. But they're also fundamental componen...

Colombia

Christmas In Colombia, Reflections On A Commercial Ritual

The celebration of Christ's birth was always a little bit pagan for its associations with the...

Colombia

Screw It! Former FARC Fighters Bring Renewable Energy To Colombia

With the help of a talented young engineer, demobilized FARC fighters are using an Archimedes scr...

Colombia

Tamales To Gonorrhea: How Violence Shaped Colombian Spanish

Colombia's Spanish, beside its charming formality, is replete with graphic allusions to extre...