Hundreds of thousands protested in rejection of the Sustainable Solidarity bill, a new tax reform bill presented to the Congress by the far-right government of president Iván Duque.
Organizations reject Duque’s neoliberal tax reform which seeks to make Colombia’s working class pay for the fiscal deficit incurred due to the COVID-19 pandemic
The declarations of defense minister Diego Molano on national media to justify the actions of the military in the Guaviare department last week have provoked widespread condemnation from social and political sectors
The nationwide protest was carried out in rejection police brutality, economic crisis, massacres and the indifference of the national government towards them
A series of assassinations of social leaders shook Colombia last weekend. In less than 24 hours, 4 Indigenous, peasant and social leaders were killed.
The wave of assassinations and acts of sexual violence carried out by security forces and paramilitary groups against Colombian civilians in the past week has shaken the country
Guilherme Boulos, the national coordinator of MTST and Gustavo Petro, head of Colombia Humana, received the title of honorary professor from the University of Lanús, Buenos Aires
Social organizations are preparing for a major mobilization for life and for peace on August 7 when Ivan Duque will be sworn in as president
Right-wing candidate Iván Duque represents a continuation of Alvaro Uribe’s legacy while Gustavo Petro is fighting on a platform to transform the country