Labor Unions Struggle in Colombia

Despite promises of improved worker rights in Colombia's free trade agreement with the U.S., unions continue to struggle and many workers earn only $10 a day.

Impunity's Legacy in Colombia

Victims of violence in Colombia, many of them union activists, suffer from the impunity that benefits murderers and attackers.

Pinball Traffic in Bogotá

In Bogotá the reckless taxi drivers go so fast that passengers find themselves longing for a nice slow traffic jam—yet Colombia's record on road safety is better than many.

Colombia's Flower Unions

Without the support of a union, Colombia's flower workers can face 20-hour workloads, low wages and no medical benefits.