Military Recruitment

Una cuestión de reconocimiento

por Alejandro Parra de ACOOC For English, click here El sábado 27 de septiembre en la ciudad estadounidense de Louisville Kentucky, Mario Andrés Hurtado Cardozo, objetor de conciencia colombiano de 22 años, recibió el Premio a la Convicción otorgado por el Muhammad...

OFFICIAL STATEMENT: ACCOMPANIMENT VISIT FOR THE CASE OF CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR JEFFERSON SHAYANNE ACOSTA ORTIZ

Para español, haz clic aquí Once again it is confirmed that there are no guarantees to exercise the right to object in the army. Last Friday, July 11, at 2:30pm, two members of Collective Action of Conscientious Objectors (Acción Colectiva de Objetores y Objetoras de...

Assistance by Proxy

By Arlene B. Tickner The fact that Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit to Colombia [August 11] has gone by almost without notice generates the (false) sensation that Colombia’s close association with the United States has passed. Nevertheless, the listlessness of...

Army’s Round-ups of Youth Continue

By Liza Smith On October 26, two young men from the small town of San Francisco, Antioquia were in Bogota and fell victim to an illegal street round-up. FOR has brought many delegations to this town, where the Antioquia Peasant Association (ACA), an...