Race and Class War in Colombia: The Root of Violence

BY CARLOS CRUZ MOSQUERA The brutal character of political and social conflicts across Latin America has sometimes led to the view that the region possesses a kind of inherent propensity for violence. The complicated nature of violence in Colombia since the middle of the 20th Century has led to interpretations that see it as random. …

Ekapa, stop the violence against the Kimberly Artisanal Small Scale Miners

By BO Staff Writer This following article was previously published on the BLF website on 24 August 2017 and is reissued below by Black Opinion. Black First Land First (BLF) condemns the naked brutality being currently unleashed by the police and private security acting on the instructions of the white monopoly capitalist mining house, Ekapa …