BY James Brittain | US | 11/28/10
American sociologist James Brittain provides a critical analysis of the FARC's history and its designation by the US State Department as a "Terrorist Organization."
BY Josh Sykes | Colombia | 2/06/10
Professor James J. Brittain's new book, Revolutionary Social Change in Colombia: The Origin and Direction of the FARC-EP (Pluto Press, London: 2010), is a thoroughly researched and documented academic study of the Colombian revolution and of its largest and longest lasting guerrilla organization, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army (FARC-EP).
BY Tom Burke | Colombia | 8/03/08
The Bush Pentagon and State Department are crowing after a raid in which 15 prisoners of war, including three American mercenaries, were freed.
BY Angela Denio | Washington, D.C. | 10/04/07
Colombian revolutionary Ricardo Palmera won another victory against the Bush administration and U.S. policy in court today
BY National Committee to Free Ricardo Palmera | United States | 9/12/07
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the National Committee to Free Ricardo Palmera.
BY Tom Burke | Washington, D.C. | 9/06/07
The defense lawyers for Colombian revolutionary Ricardo Palmera asked Judge Lamberth for a mistrial at 4:50 p.m. in a dramatic end to the day, Sept. 4.
BY staff | Washington, D.C. | 8/13/07
The Bush administration is continuing legal action against Colombian revolutionary Ricardo Palmera.
BY National Committee to Free Ricardo Palmera | United States | 6/12/07
Fight Back News Service urges all our readers to join the June 18 protest to demand freedom for Ricardo Palmera.
BY staff | Washington, D.C. | 5/24/07
Colombian revolutionary Ricardo Palmera will go on trial for a second time in early June
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 4/02/05
Ricardo Palmera, a key leader in Colombia’s largest rebel group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), was handed over to U.S. custody Dec. 31