The social history of the Republic of Colombia
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- Women in Colombia Continue Being Victims of
Human Rights Violations and Abuses
- Amnesty International, 27 September 1995.
- Reign of Violence in Colombia
- Interview by ICFTU OnLine with Ms. Belen Torres, president
of the ANUC-UR (Asociacion Nacional de Usuarios
Campesinos—Unidad Reconstruccion), 19 January
- 2.5 million children forced to work in
- Hendrik Groth, Monday 13 April 1998. Coal mining companies
export about 60 million tons each year at very low
prices. and so in many mines children are employed instead
of more expensive, well-trained workers.
- Rebel-Paramilitary Clashes Spark New
- By Yadira Ferrer, IPS, 28 August 1998. Confrontations
between paramilitary and guerrilla groups disputing
territory in conflict-torn northeastern Colombia caused
nearly 1,000 rural people to flee the area.
- The FARC and the Illicit Drug Trade
- By Ricardo Vargas Meza, exerpts, June 1999. History of
peasant colonization of the Amazon and coco