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  1. The Criminalization of Indigenous Protest

    Publishes in la Piedra No 5, In September of 2007, the United Nations adopted the non-binding Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Four high profile countries notably voted against the declaration- namely Canada, the United States, Australia a (...)

  2. Canada and the anti-terrorist battle inside its borders

    Published in la Piedra No5, “In times of war, men commit innumerable and horrific crimes against one another that they do not at the time consider to be crimes”, states Leo Tolstoy in War and Peace’s unforgettable opening chapter. 140 years later, the sta (...)

  3. Colombia and its criminal politics

    Published in la Piedra No 5, In Colombia, the criminalization of social and popular sectors that oppose the current regime is a national disgrace. Since the 60s, every successive government has used the judiciary arm as a powerful tool to punish dissident (...)

  4. Militarized mining tramples ancestral rights of indigenous and Afro-Colombian communities in the Chocó

    ://www.censat.org/noticias/2009/2/6/La-Muriel-Mining-Coporation-atropella-y-desconoce-las-autoridades-indigenas-en (...)

  5. Profiting From Repression: Canadian Investment in and Trade with Colombia

    Americas Update- Available online here: http://www.asadismi.ws/colombiareport.html PREFACE Neo-liberal globalization in the l990s has posed enormous challenges to workers world wide. The first challenge involves the identification of a progressive and cri (...)