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Chaos in Colombia and How It Is Affecting Students and Their Families

After ongoing political issues , CavsConnect gives insight on the Colombian student body and how the conflict are affecting them and their families.

Maria Puyana, Staff Writer

December 15, 2019

After the presidential election on May 27, 2018, President Iván Duque Márquez has been attempting to apply laws that violate the human rights of Colombian citizens, inciting protests that have become increasingly violent and dangerous. For decades, Colombian citizens have been struggling with a lac...

Violence Erupts in Chilean Protests

A group of Chilean Protesters in front of a fire

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

October 20, 2019

Chile's president Sebastian Pinera declared the nation's first state of emergency since the 2010 earthquake on Oct. 19, 2019, when protests in the Chilean capital of Santiago grew into a nationwide protest coming from the bourgeoisie. These ongoing gatherings are protesting a span of thirty years that...

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