On assignment for Colombia Plural I attended the first legal party congress of peace making FARC guerrilla. See complete me photo story here.
After more than 50 years of civil war, Colombia has more internally displaced persons than any other country in the world. Parliament recently adopted a peace agreement with the FARC, but this now has to be given substance. Reconciliation projects like the one in the city of Florencia paint a picture of a brighter future.
During the last illegal conference of the FARC guerrillas in the LLanos de Yarí, I got to know Sargento Pascuas, a legendary figure within the movement. In 1960, Pascuas along Manuel Marulanda had founded the FARC! In the Cauca department, […]
On assignment for The Miami Herald in Marquetalia, cradle of the FARC guerrilla movement.