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Human rights

The paramilitary candidate

Colombian President Alvaro Uribe Velezhas used all the means at his disposal to ensure that the truth about his links to paramilitary death squads and the drugs cartels remains hidden. Tom Feiling from campaign group Justice for Colombia reports.

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Catherine Cook, Adam Hanieh, Adah Kay, ' Stolen Youth: The Politics of Israel's Detention of Palestinan Children'

Pluto Press and Defence for Children International/Palestine Section, 2004; ISBN 0 74532162 3

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Hate radio: Rwanda

During 1994 an estimated 500,000 to 1,000,000 people were killed in the Rwandan genocide. The role of radio broadcasts across the country in inspiring and encouraging individual and collective acts of violence has become one of the best-documented and most extreme cases of the use of media to fuel conflict. After being indicted in 1996 by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, the trials of reporters allegedly central to the hate broadcasts began in 2001. Radio Netherlands reporters have kept a close eye on developments.

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An end in sight?

Over the past three years, one of the most frequently asked questions in Zimbabwe (and often asked of me by my 79-year old mother) has been “why are they not taking to the streets

Act in solidarity

Typical Western concerns about China have focused - in recent years at least - on the issue of Tibet.

Protest against FGM

While the world noted the international day against female genital mutilation (FGM) on 6 February, African women are making their own stand against the practice.

Tribal leader killed in attempt to re-occupy land

On 15 January 2003, gunmen shot and beat Marcus Veron, a leader of the Guarani-Kaiowatribe in Brazil, after he attempted to reoccupy ancestral land.

Developing resources for change

Our society is undergoing a period of serious transition.

Organisations accompanied by PBI Colombia

  • The San José de Apartadó; Peace Community See page 23.
  • The “Nunca Más” (“Never again”) Project This group works in the area of recovering h

Declaration: Stop the violence of Coca-Cola in Colombia and in the world!

Colombia has become a model of the extreme use of violence to impose neoliberal globalisation.

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