• Porque Voy a Votar Sí

    By on September 29, 2016

    Porque el Pastor Salvador Alcantara de la communidad de El Garzal va a votar Sí. “A nosotros como Cristianos,...

  • In Colombia, the real work of peacebuilding begins now

    By on September 10, 2016

    Edinson Garcia, president of the Community Action Committee of El Guayabo calls for the release of community member Alvaro Garcia at a demonstration in front of the court in Barrancabermeja on May 5, 2016. (CPT/Caldwell Manners)

    The peace agreement signed on August 24 in Colombia, which ends a 52-year-long conflict between the Colombian state and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, marks an end of a violent era in Colombia’s history. Many Colombians are celebrating, and the nation’s president has declared, in a New York Times editorial, that there is now no war in the Western Hemisphere.