Posted on 08. Oct, 2012 by Colin.
My review of ‘Oblivion’ by Hector Abad Faciolince, which describes the life of a progressive paisa doctor killed by paramilitaries.
Posted on 16. Mar, 2012 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Over 70 pics of the socialist graffiti that decorates Colombia’s National University in Bogota.
Posted on 16. Dec, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: An overview on narcoterrorism and its lack of awareness in the developed world.
Posted on 12. Dec, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Explaining the politically incorrect definition of “uribismo,” as it was explained to me by a proud uribista.
Posted on 11. Oct, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Brief overview of Plan Colombia, the US-funded strategy to stabilize the country.
Posted on 30. Aug, 2011 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Story of two women from a rural Cauca torn apart by guerrilla-paramilitary violence.
Posted on 13. May, 2010 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Brief history written by Michael Reid’s Forgotten Continent on the armed conflict in Colombia involving FARC, ELN, paramilitaries, and of course the Colombian state.
Posted on 22. Feb, 2010 by Colin.
SUMMARY: I discuss the security and militarization climate in Colombia.
Posted on 10. Feb, 2010 by Colin.
SUMMARY: Why I believe Colombia will emerge to be a dynamic economy and one of the most influential countries in Latin America.
Posted on 06. Oct, 2009 by Colin.
SUMMARY: I live in Colombia, and I blog, so I must blog about Medellin, Colombia paisa rocker Juanes, even though his music is poxy.
Posted on 30. Sep, 2009 by Colin.
SUMMARY: A slew of shorts about The Mick’s past, alcoholism, taste in women, slang, and stories from Bogota, Colombia.
Posted on 29. Aug, 2009 by Colin.
SUMMARY: I reply to my first hate comment discerning the difference between Latinos who take advantage of gringos and those truly in need.