Tag Archives : Columbia


Colombians uprooted by illegal mining – rights group

Source: http://www.trust.org By Anastasia Moloney   BOGOTA (AlertNet) – Rebel forces and criminal gangs fighting for a stake in Colombia’s mining boom are forcing growing numbers of people to flee their homes, a leading rights group has said. Rising silver and gold prices along with increasing coal and oil production in the South American nation, […]


Issa on CNN: White House Knew Almost 1 Year Ago About GSA’s Wasteful Spending

Source: http://usamericanfreedom.com Published on Apr 17, 2012 by oversightandreform Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, discusses the full committee hearing examining the wasteful spending practices at the GSA and the scandal involving Secret Service in Colombia days before President Obama’s arrival. CNN – John King USA – April 16, 2012 […]