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Analysis: Why leftists don't win in Colombia
Despite deep inequality and South America's leftward tilt, Colombia's voters consistently favour conservatives.
Last updated: 26 May 2014 10:23 GMT
Five reasons to care about Colombia's polls
Arms dealers, coffee drinkers and potential holidaymakers, take note.
Last updated: 25 May 2014 07:31 GMT
Colombians reflect on election issues
Security, health, education and the economy rank as the most important issues for Colombians.
Last updated: 24 May 2014 12:36 GMT
Did Colombia's war on drugs succeed?
Security in Colombia has improved, but critics say campaign caused human rights abuses and empowered Mexican cartels.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 11:24 GMT
Colombia: Refugees in their own country
The more than five million Colombians forced from their homes are finding it difficult to return to their lands.
Last updated: 18 May 2014 13:09 GMT
Is hoarding causing Venezuela food shortages?
As bizarre as it may seem in a country with the world's largest oil reserves, all agree food hoarding is a real problem.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2014 13:51 GMT
Armed Venezuelans fear 'Syria scenario'
Pro-government collectives seen as defenders of democratic socialism by supporters and armed thugs by opponents.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014 21:52 GMT
Major rival protests staged in Venezuela
Police and anti-government protesters confront each in the capital Caracas.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 07:12 GMT
Caracas in turmoil as protests continue
Venezuela's opposition takes to the streets, accusing President Maduro of mismanagement and calling for his resignation.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 10:36 GMT
Clinics attacked in Venezuela vote violence
Patients react angrily as opposition is blamed for attacking Cuban doctors, journalists and supermarkets.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 10:28 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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