Playing the Spoiler in Colombia

Playing the Spoiler in Colombia

The United States must stop supporting the perverse Colombian status quo that lies at the heart of the country’s prolonged civil war.

Drug War Madness

Drug War Madness

Forty years after the war on drugs began the fallout from bad policy has had dire consequences both home and abroad.

Two, Three, Many Colombias

Two, Three, Many Colombias

The U.S. vision for Latin America consists of applying Plan Colombia to the region as a whole.

60-Second Expert: Plan Colombia in Mexico?

The only thing surprising about Clinton’s horrifying proposal to apply a Colombian model to Mexico is that she said it out loud, reports columnist Laura Carlsen.

Author Event: ‘Law of the Jungle’

Author Event: ‘Law of the Jungle’

Law of the Jungle is the true account of how a Saving Private Ryan-style mission degenerated into a frenzied, every-man-for-himself gold rush and the story of one of the most amazing hostage-rescue operations in history. John Otis will discuss his book and the current situation on the ground in Colombia.

Revamping Plan Colombia

Bogotá and Washington are negotiating an agreement for five military bases in Colombia that would escalate the U.S. military’s presence in the region.