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Estados Unidos y su propio problema de drogas

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Drogas y paz en Colombia
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Drogas y Democracia
Colombia en Contexto
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Other news
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El ex-embajador William Brownfield afirmó que hay una conexión evidente entre el aumento en el uso de cocaína y las muertes por sobredosis en Estados Unidos (EU), por una parte, y por la otra  el crecimiento  exorbitante de las hectáreas de coca (130 por ciento) y el potencial de producción de cocaína de Colombia (200 por ciento).... Read more

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Leaked CETA interpretative declaration an utterly inadequate solution

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CETA
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Trade & Investment
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The declaration was intended to help secure the signing [1] of the controversial CETA trade deal between the EU and Canada. It follows heavy civil society criticism and serious concerns expressed by the Austrian, Belgian, Polish, Hungarian, Slovenian and Irish governments and/or Parliaments. All European Member States must declare their final positions on the signing of CETA by October 11 [1].... Read more

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Wessen Zukunft ist sicher? Militarisierung im Zeitalter der Klimakrise

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Climate security
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War & Pacification
Agrarian & Environmental Justice
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U.S. Army Sgt. Mark Phiffer stands guard duty near a burning oil well in the Rumaylah Oil Fields in Southern Iraq. / Photo credit U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Arlo K. Abrahamson @ Wikicommons... Read more

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¿Asegurando el futuro de quién? El militarismo en una época de crisis climática

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Seguridad climática
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Guerra y Pacificación
Justicia Agraria y Ambiental
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Article
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U.S. Army Sgt. Mark Phiffer stands guard duty near a burning oil well in the Rumaylah Oil Fields in Southern Iraq. / Photo credit U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Arlo K. Abrahamson @ WikicommonsPara cualquier persona relacionada con el militarismo, las noticias de los ataques terroristas de Bruselas supusieron una sensación familiar de terror. Sufrimos al escuchar... Read more

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Guerras de frontera

La política local entra en la contienda global

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Tratado TTIP
Alternativas de comercio e inversión
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Comercio e Inversiones
Alternativas Públicas
Nueva Política
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Article
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Amigos de la Tierra Países Bajos pone una señal en los límites de la ciudad de Amsterdam durante la visita de la Comisaria de la UE Cecilia Malmström / Photo credit / Crédito fotografía Milieudefensie Marten van Dijl... Read more

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Local politics enters the global contest

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TTIP
Trade & Investment Alternatives
Transformative cities
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Trade & Investment
Public Alternatives
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Article
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Friends of the Earth Netherlands/Milieudefensie put up a sign at the citylimits of Amsterdam during a visit of EU Commissioner Malmström / Photo credit Milieudefensie Marten van DijlOpponents of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) see their chances of victory increasing. Local authorities are now also increasingly taking a strong position against supranational structures... Read more

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Na Oekraïne is nu referendum over handelsverdrag TTIP in de maak

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TTIP
Trade & Investment Alternatives
Dutch
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Trade & Investment
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In the media
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Het Platform TTIP Referendum is opgezet door de organisaties Meer Democratie, Milieudefensie, Foodwatch en het Transnational Institute. Een petitie zou al door 67 duizend mensen zijn getekend.... Read more

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Securing whose future? Militarism in an age of climate crisis

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Climate security
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War & Pacification
Agrarian & Environmental Justice
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Article
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U.S. Army Sgt. Mark Phiffer stands guard duty near a burning oil well in the Rumaylah Oil Fields in Southern Iraq. / Photo credit U.S. Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 1st Class Arlo K. Abrahamson @ WikicommonsFor anyone concerned with militarism, news of the terrorist attacks in Brussels brought a familiar sense of dread. We ached as we hear the stories of more innocent lives lost, and we... Read more

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