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· December, 2006

Stories about Colombia from December, 2006

Colombia: Lack of quorum sinks same-sex partnership bill

“So the bill was actually brought to the floor for a vote but some cowardly legislators jumped up and left their seats. Incredibly disappointing if not necessarily surprising.” So says...

Colombia: “Same-sex partnership rights? Not so fast…”

Andres Duque offers both a short and long explanation to what is happening and not happening with Colombia's same-sex partnership legislation.

Colombia: “What I've Learned”

Erwin Cifuentes, who normally blogs prodigiously at The Latin Americanist is now in Colombia and has put together a collection of “the many lessons big and small” he's learned so...

Colombia: Chats and Global Orgasm

Juan Plata of blogsColombia tries to stimulate his fellow bloggers [ES] into taking advantage of the blogsColombia chat client as well as partaking in Global Orgasm – “to cause a...

Colombia: First Black Colombian General

Poor But Happy forum user “webmanco” posts an excerpt of an article about Colombian General Luis Alberto Moore Perea and adds: “Here is another successful black Colombian, for those who...

Colombia: El Tiempo forecasts passage of “gay law”

According to Andres Duque: “over the weekend, El Tiempo, the leading Colombian editorial newspaper, predicted that the bill would not only survive tomorrow's House of Representatives vote but also pass...

Colombia: Pillow Fight Flash Mob

It seems that the spirit of Argentina's recent pillow fight flash mob has spread to Colombia [ES] Get your fluffiest weaponry ready.

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