PBI-Colombia accompanies journalist Claudia Julieta Duque at trial of DAS agent accused of psychological torture

On July 24, Colombian journalist Claudia Julieta Duque tweeted (in Spanish), “Many thanks to @PBIColombia for accompanying me in the court hearing on William Merchán for torture in my case…” She also thanked in her tweet, “@IFJGlobal @PeriodistasFSC and @marvindelcid for the coverage and support always.” That morning Duque had Read more…

PBI-Mexico accompanies Indigenous Zapotec group opposed to industrial wind power megaprojects on their territory

On July 19, the Peace Brigades International-Mexico Project posted on Facebook that it accompanied Los Comuneros Zapotecas de Unión Hidalgo at their event celebrating the 55th anniversary of the Presidential Resolution of Communal Property. A recent headline in El Universal (in Spanish) explains that it was in 1964, by presidential Read more…