Medellín’s license plate restriction extends amid pollution emergency alert

March 6, 2018 0

The Aburrá Valley metropolitan area announced an emergency pollution alert Tuesday afternoon that will entail an amendment in the 'Pico


Medellin is the cradle of BMX riding in Colombia

February 27, 2018 0

The mountains surrounding Medellín, as well as the relatively new presence of a BMX track in town, seem to have


Is Gustavo Petro a terrorist? (Spoiler alert: No, no he isn’t)

February 23, 2018 1

Gustavo Petro has been called a lot of things in his life. To many he was an armed insurgent in a movement born out of…

Foreign investors are beginning to worry – could Gustavo Petro actually win Colombia’s presidency?

February 15, 2018 8

In less than four months, on May 27, Colombians will go to the polls to select their next president. As the date approaches, polls have…

The case for ‘Columbia’: why misspelling ‘Colombia’ isn’t as ignorant as you think

February 5, 2018 1

In Colombia, it’s a common phenomenon to be corrected on how best to spell the name of this amazing country. But the practice has grown…

Colombia’s Havana Peace Accords: A Dangerous Precedent?

August 20, 2017 0

Colombia’s 2018 Presidential Election season is underway and more than 20 candidates have declared for the presidency. In the forthcoming campaign, the candidates will debate…