Oli’s big Topic: NIMBY pamby – Not In My Back Yard!

Money talks and bullshit walks. That’s pretty much what’s happening in the saga of the TransMilenio extension to Carrera Séptima.
FARC Peace Agreement Santrich

Guzmán: The FARC share the blame for the peace agreement’s failure

Colombia's government signed the peace agreement with the FARC-EP in September 2016. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. It’s...

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...
The Simon Bolivar Statue in Bogota

Colombia’s courts are in crisis

What the JEP is going on? Wednesday’s resignation of Nestor Humberto Martínez, Colombia’s Attorney General, took the...

Guzmán: Colombia’s forgotten history of peace

Colombians negotiated a landmark peace agreement that slowly crumbled as the State was unable to live up to its promise of economic...

Show us your papers

Should we value qualifications over experience when elections come around?
Indigenous communities in Cauca are now in their 18th day of protest against the government.

Guzmán: Why they won’t stop protesting in Cauca

March for the defense of the JEP, Special Jurisdiction for peace in Spanish. Protestants march against the objections made by...

Too little, too late for one Venezuelan family

The story of Rosangela and her family – wheelchair-bound Rosangela died as the family tried to build a new life in Riohacha.
2015 Colombia Sporting Year in Review

In defense of women’s soccer

The Colombian National team is currently ranked 22nd in the FIFA Ranking and have qualified for two FIFA Women's World...

Guzmán: An unstoppable force meets an immovable object

Guaidó addresses a small crowd in Colombia after having arrived at Venezuela Live Aid on February 22, 2018. Photo by...