Pretending that everyone wants peace in Colombia ignores the long-term effects of militarism — and the fact that the war benefits many powerful interests, including in Washington.
Posts Tagged: Alvaro Uribe
After half a century, Colombia may put an end to its conflict—if the U.S. will allow it.
The United States must stop supporting the perverse Colombian status quo that lies at the heart of the country's prolonged civil war.
The Colombian president is on his way out. But he wants to make sure to lock in a confrontational approach toward Venezuela.
The Latin American state has lost its monopoly on violence. U.S. economic and political policies have only made matters worse.