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BY Kris Penniston | Madison, WI | 12/31/04
“I watched as they put a bullet into his head,” said Luis Adolfo Cardona, a former worker at a Colombian Coca-Cola bottling plant.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/01/04
Two hundred people gathered here Nov. 8 to protest the U.S. attack on the Iraqi resistance in Fallujah.
BY staff | United States | 10/30/04
The Colombia Action Network has called for national days of action, Nov. 1 through Nov. 6, to support Colombian trade unionists and to stop Plan Colombia.
BY Thistle Parker-Hartog | United States | 9/26/04
Members of the Colombia Action Network, Thistle Parker-Hartog and Meredith Aby , interviewed Colombian peasant leader Miguel Cifuente, the executive secretary of the Cimitarra River Valley Peasant Association.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | United States | 8/22/04
Colombia is the most dangerous place in the world to be a trade unionist.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | United States | 8/09/04
For two weeks in July, a solidarity delegation of the Colombia Action Network (CAN) traveled in Colombia, meeting with leading trade unionists, peasant leaders and other participants in that country’s powerful movement for justice and liberation.
BY Meredith Aby-Keirstead | Barrancabermeja, Colombia | 7/20/04
Nine compañeros have been assassinated, 45 have been displaced and 75 have had their lives threatened.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 7/19/04
In a spectacular development, Colombian trade unionist Luis Adolfo Cardona can breathe easy again after winning political asylum in the U.S. Cardona escaped kidnapping and execution by Coca-Cola’s death squads in 1996.
BY Conor McGrady | | 7/10/04
The Colombia Three, Jim Monaghan, Niall Connelly and Martin McCauley, all from Ireland, were recently acquitted after having spent almost three years in prison in Colombia
BY Tom Burke | United States | 7/01/04
A Colombia Action Network delegation is currently touring in Colombia, hosted by the Oil Workers’ Union and REINICIAR, an important human rights organization that reports to the United Nations.
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