BY staff | Colombia | 1/24/16
The following message is a response to a series of questions posed to Hubert Ballesteros by James Jordan of the Alliance for Global Justice. Ballesteros was arrested while negotiating for the National Agrarian Strike of 2013 and charged with rebellion.
BY James Jordan | Bogotá, Colombia | 8/07/10
Alliance for Global Justice volunteer, Raquel Mogollón, was in attendance at the trial of political prisoner Liliany Obando Aug. 4 in Bogotá, Colombia. Based on her eyewitness report, the hearing revealed manipulation of evidence behind the charges being brought against Obando.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/14/09
Outside the Colombian consulate in Chicago Oct. 1, 30 students, solidarity and labor activists chanted in support of political prisoners held by the Colombian government of President Uribe.
BY Angela Denio | Colombia | 9/08/09
In August, a delegation of U.S. students, trade unionists and anti-war activists traveled to Colombia to meet with leaders in the struggle there.
BY Eric Gardner | Bogotá, Colombia | 9/01/06
U.S. anti-war activists traveled to Colombia in July on a human rights delegation organized by the Colombia Action Network.