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…