Colombia: there are more social leaders killed than days of the year 2020

Jan 14, 2020 Latam
Person holding sign with names of leaders killed in Colombia
So far in 2020, the number of social leaders who have died amounts to 17, being there more murders than days of the year.

The challenge for 2020 with former guerrillas in Colombia

Jan 07, 2020 Latam
Signing of the peace agreement between the Government of Colombia and the FARC.
Colombia ended 2019 with the publication of a UN report that demonstrates the few security measures that are being offered to former FARC combatants

Latin America is waking up

Jan 02, 2020 Others
Protests in Santiago, Chile.
In this new year in the Latin American region, countries like Peru, Colombia, and Chile are waking up from the mental lethargy exerted by oppression.

Mabel Gisela Torres: Colombia's first Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation

Jan 02, 2020 Latam
Mabel Gisela Torres, Colombia's first Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation.
Last week, Colombia's president Ivan Duque named scientist Mabel Gisela Torres as the minister of the newest Science, Technology, and Innovation Ministry.

10 years and 10 facts in Latin America

Jan 02, 2020 Latam
2020 has already begun and it means the closure of an important decade for Latin America and its policy, as governments have faced challenges and important…

The first menstruation: Wayuu mysticism

Dec 23, 2019 Latam
LatinamericanPost News
The 'encierro' is a transitory ritual for Wayuu women during their first menstruation, where they learn the role of women in the community and get prepared for…

We need appropriation of entertainment and art

Dec 20, 2019 Others
Person watching a painting in a museum.
Recreation and use of free time have become a difficult luxury to acquire and free tickets are not used as they should .

3 traditional Latin American Christmas dishes

Dec 20, 2019 Hobbies
Woman preparing the table.
Christmas is just around the corner and anywhere in Latin America means the same thing: lots of quality food and family time.

The "false positives" scandal: a long and perverse history in Colombia

Dec 18, 2019 Latam
Concrete cross buried in a cemetery.
The history of false positives in Colombia goes far beyond the common graves revealed by Semana Magazine.

Common graves: stories of violence and impunity

Dec 16, 2019 Latam
Concrete tombstones in a cemetery.
Colombia and Mexico are two of the most worrying cases worldwide because, in both countries, violence has taken hundreds of thousands of innocent lives.

When protests end up shaking football

Dec 13, 2019 Sports
Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona.
Social protests throughout the world have reached all sectors of the countries, including sport, which has also been a protest scenario.
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