|Members of right-wing paramilitary terrorist |
group in Colombia.
"It is better not to say anything, it is better not to talk, not to speak, it is better to be silent to stay alive," a local priest said.
The murder of a social activist has become an almost weekly news event in Colombia as more than 100 community leaders have been killed over the past year by right-wing paramilitaries, Empire Files Abby Martin reports.
Just a year after the signing of what was thought to be the monumental movement towards peace with the country’s largest guerrilla group and Colombian government calling a truce, the violence targeting union and social leaders has rocketed.