Author Q&A with Daisy Hernández: “I was confused why the American...

Daisy Hernández's memoirs - arranged into three parts of essays in the book "A Cup of Water Under My Bed" - show just how...

Oli’s Big Topic: Hate-riotism-Patriotism

What does it mean to be patriotic? And how do you stop pride in your country turning into hatred for others? We consider the tricky topic of patriotism.

The removal of Semana columnist indicts the magazine and threatens the...

Photo courtesy of @DCoronell Twitter Yesterday was one of those days that marked a turning point in Colombia's...
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Equal marriage rights

Constitutional Court ruling paves the way for same sex marriage bill On Thursday April 7, Colombia’s Constitutional Court made the historic decision to throw out...
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A huge election

Colombia’s regional elections take place this Sunday, with a close battle expected in Bogotá and dozens of local positions waiting to be filled. Find out what’s going on here.
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Colombia and the International Criminal Court: Time for a rethink?

Dr David Hoile argues that Colombia should review its membership of an institution that finds itself unable to credibly respond to allegations of selectivity, racism, incompetence and impotence.
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Día de la Afrocolombianidad – Turning the tables on race

Let’s suppose that the world’s history was the other way round and we were to celebrate – not Día de la Afrocolombianidad – but a Día de la Eurocolombianidad (Colombians of European descent) instead.
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Festival Estéreo Picnic 2023: Dawer X Damper = A Bright Future

We’re always most excited by the local talent at Festival Estéreo Picnic, and today we’re talking to AfroFuturist stars DawerXDamper

Colombia Election 2022: Let the second round begin

Leftist Gustavo Petro took the most votes in the first round, but the second round is a different story of fish. We take a look at what's next.

Colombia announces $80 billion budget for 2018

On Wednesday Colombia’s congress approved a 235 trillion COP ($80 billion) budget for 2018 in an effort to retain its BBB credit rating. The...