Bringing the FARC in from the cold

Comparing India's Naxalites and Colombia's FARC teaches us the importance of groups being reintegrated into the mainstream.

  • Luis Fernando Medina Sierra
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  • Feb 13, 2015

Pitfalls abound in Colombia-FARC peace talks

Reaching a peace deal between the Colombian government and the FARC that meets international obligations and earns public legitimacy will be challenging, but new experimental evidence provides some suggestions.

  • Ryan E. Carlin, Jennifer L. McCoy, Jelena Subotic
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  • Aug 28, 2014

How legacies of violence affected the Colombian elections

The Presidential candidate who opened negotiations with the FARC fared worse in areas where more FARC attacks have historically occurred.

  • Michael Weintraub
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  • Jun 6, 2014