Fernando Esquivel-Suarez

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The Black Lives Matter Movement Is Resonating in Colombia

Protests over the non-indictment of the New York City cop who put Eric Garner in a lethal chokehold this summer have reached Colombia, which has a storied history of discrimination against its Afro-descendant populations.<p>When Javier Ortiz accepted the award for Afro-Colombian journalist of the year …

South America

Tres datos que demuestran que Estados Unidos no quiere acabar con las drogas

• <b>¡No pienses en las DROGAS! La hipocresía mediática y la promoción del consumo</b><p>El ensayista George Lakoff explicó de forma magistral cómo funciona la …

La coca semisumergida

Un descubrimiento hecho por inteligencia naval en 1993 le dio a la guerra contra el narcotráfico una nueva dimensión: la Armada detectó entre los …

From Grass-Eaters to Today's Graft: Police Gangs in America

Partner Content<p>By Patrick Sauer<p>Corruption has tarnished law enforcement since the days of Tammany Hall.<p>“Tenderloin” is old-timey American slang for the section of a city where vice and corruption rule the roost, and it’s still a designation for a downtrodden neighborhood in modern gilded San …

Corruption

Sessions greenlights police to seize cash, property from people suspected of crimes but not charged

The Justice Department announced a new federal policy Wednesday to help state and local police take cash and property from people suspected of a crime, even without a criminal charge, reversing an Obama administration rule prompted by past abuse by police.<p>Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein …

Feminism

The New Debt Colonies: finance, imperialism and the politics of dispossession

The comrades at Viewpoint have just released their new issue on Imperialism, featuring a long essay by ROAR editor Jerome Roos on “The New Debt …

19th Century

Carteles mexicanos: los nuevos dueños de la coca

La alerta más reciente la dio el defensor del Pueblo, Carlos Negret, el pasado 19 de enero. "<i>Ahí está actuando supuestamente el Cartel de Sinaloa,</i> …

Tougaloo College Receives Grant to Finally Tell Story of Civil Rights Hero Fannie Lou Hamer

Of all the stories from the civil rights era, perhaps the most extraordinary and least told tale is that of the icon and freedom fighter Fannie Lou …

Black History

Muntu-bantu

Al ver la estatua negra, me invadió el miedo. Tratando de interpretar mi estremecimiento, le pregunté al historiador Sergio Mosquera quién era. …

Artnet News: Tania Bruguera cocaine controversy at Hemispheric Institute, Guggenheim gala, more. - artnet Magazine

Artnet News<p><b>TANIA BRUGUERA COCAINE CONTROVERSY</b> <br>Always-controversial Cuban artist <b>Tania Bruguera</b> has landed in some hot water over a performance that …

Art

Kassandra Frederique, Drug Policy Alliance's Black History Month Series Visionary, Talks Owning Our Narratives

The Visionary: Kassandra FrederiqueCrack babies, welfare queens, superpredators, thugs. That’s what they call us; those are the lies they tell about …

Black History

Portugal’s radical drugs policy is working. Why hasn’t the world copied it?

Since it decriminalised all drugs in 2001, Portugal has seen dramatic drops in overdoses, HIV infection and drug-related crime. By Susana Ferreira<p>When the drugs came, they hit all at once. It was the 80s, and by the time one in 10 people had slipped into the depths of heroin use – bankers, …

Drug Addiction

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Revista Semana

#Nación | Nadie entiende la desfachatez ni la simpatía que despiertan los provocadores videos y mensajes en las redes del ex jefe de sicarios de …

Fatima El-Tayeb: Reclaiming Nefertiti

The most famous African woman of antiquity – arguably one of the most famous women of antiquity, period – is almost German. In fact, each year …

Chomsky: “EE UU es el origen del problema del narco”

El intelectual estadounidense arremete en México contra la incapacidad de la clase política liberal de su país para conectar con la clase trabajadora …

Atlantic freedoms

Haiti, not the US or France, was where the assertion of human rights reached its defining climax in the Age of Revolution<i>By Laurent Dubois</i>Read at Aeon

Black History

Esta es la historia de los afro que le dijeron ‘no’ a la coca en Tumaco

Todas las ilustraciones por Laura Velasco<p><b>Por: Julián Ríos</b><p>Durante tres años, la comunidad afro de Rescate las Varas —uno de los 15 consejos …

John Kelly calls Robert E. Lee “honorable,” and Ta-Nehisi Coates schools him

Trump’s chief of staff turns out to be very similar to his boss<p>President Donald Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly, is being publicly schooled by writer Ta-Nehisi Coates after making asinine statements about the outbreak of the Civil War.<p>"I would tell you that Robert E. Lee was an honorable man," …

Black History

Al menos 1500 desplazados en Tumaco por combates de grupos armados

Al menos 1.500 personas se vieron obligadas a desplazarse debido a combates de grupos armados sin identificar en Tumaco, municipio en el suroeste de …

Is the U.S. sabotaging peace in Colombia?

Isabel Peñaranda explains how American drug warriors of both parties are backing forces in Colombia that undermine efforts to end the hemisphere’s …

South America

“Narcos”

Siempre tuve sentimientos encontrados con la serie <i>Narcos</i>, que ya va para su tercera temporada y es un éxito internacional en Netflix. Al principio no …

The Men Who Left Were White

There are three things you should know.<p>First: I'm not biracial.<p>"What are you?" people ask, and they expect me to say something thrilling and tribal. …

Native Americans

Jeff Sessions and the Resurgence of Civil-Asset Forfeiture

Amid the feuds and the policy gridlock of the Trump Administration, one faithful servant of the White House, Jefferson B. Sessions III, the Attorney General, has been busy pushing through real policy changes that have been on his mind for decades. Behind the smoke of higher-profile dramas—not least …

Why Men Don’t Believe the Data on Gender Bias in Science

Earlier this summer Google engineer James Damore posted a treatise about gender differences on an internal company message board and was subsequently …

bell hooks On The State Of Feminism And How To Move Forward Under Trump: BUST Interview

Writer and activist bell hooks helps us process the post-election state of feminism, and tells us how to move forward in the era of TrumpBy Lux …

Feminism

Origins | Hour One | Africa's Great Civilizations

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