Posted on 08. Sep, 2016 by Colin.
A gringo roundtable of analysis on the Colombia-FARC peace agreement from various journalists in Colombia.
Posted on 21. Dec, 2014 by Colin.
An excerpt from Mad Outta Me Head on the old El Cartucho district of Bogota, which was a un-policed neighborhood of drugs and addiction.
Posted on 08. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
This excerpt from Smuggler’s Diary features Kendall, a syringe, and a few grams of pure Colombian cocaine in a Cartagena motel room.
Posted on 24. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
A look at the ‘Peru Two’, Michaella McCollum and Melissa Reid, who were caught smuggling cocaine from Peru. With analysis of the industry from a former smuggler.
Posted on 25. Apr, 2013 by Colin.
Profile of Lewis Charles Cornelius, who is serving time in Huaraz, Peru for possession of cocaine.
Posted on 09. Apr, 2013 by Colin.
Contributed story of an American who was robbed after hailing an unregistered taxi in Arequipa, Peru.
Posted on 14. Jul, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Review of Marching Powder by Rusty Young, a look at San Pedro prison in La Paz, Bolivia.
Posted on 07. May, 2012 by Colin.
The history of the coca leaf and its role in modern politics.
Posted on 01. Apr, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Story how I almost got caught smuggling cocaine into the United States.
Posted on 10. Mar, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: A friend from Chicago gets my personal intro to Bogota, including sex, drugs, and more.
Posted on 29. Feb, 2012 by Colin.
Two brothers live fast and die young in the Colombian underworld.
Posted on 25. Feb, 2012 by Colin.
A glimpse at the economics of a drug dealer’s business in Bogota, Colombia.