This Year’s Commemoration of the 2005 Massacre – A Reflection

This Year’s Commemoration of the 2005 Massacre – A Reflection

By FOR Peace Presence Accompanier Nikki Drake

Res commem-1After climbing up to the top of the ridge in the heat of the midday sun, we have arrived in La Resbalosa — members of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó, international accompaniment organizations, Colombian human rights attorneys, and international journalists & photographers. Our group gathers together in the shade of a tree, ready for the second part of this ten-year commemoration of the massacre that took the lives of seven members of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó and a neighboring farmer.
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