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Crossing the Darien Gap

In what is a three-part series on the Colombia Calling podcast, we’ll be exploring the realities – warts and all – of crossing the Darien Gap from Colombia to Panama Continue reading

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A week in the life of Ivan Duque, President of Colombia (part 3)

More headaches for Colombia’s President Duque as yet another tough week for his government comes to a close. Continue reading

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A Visit to Bogotá’s Bronx

You can feel it, the inescapable sense that intensely painful moments have occurred here in Bogotá’s Bronx. It’s a perception which clings to you upon entry of the old “L,” and stays with you until long afterwards. These ruminations do … Continue reading

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How to Write about Colombia

Upon your descent into Bogotá, gaze fixedly at the countryside and squint carefully to see where the tracer bullets, aimed at downing your aircraft en route from the evil imperial power in the North, are coming from. If you are … Continue reading

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