Mery “Balvina” Muñoz, a Venezuelan exile in Colombia, doesn’t have a work permit. So she spends most days singing for spare change, including this song that her mother wrote while she was jailed in Venezuela.
As Venezuela’s economy continues to crumble, thousands of its citizens are trekking into Colombia every day — sometimes by walking hundreds of miles on foot through the Andes — to escape chronic shortages of food and medicine, frequent looting and
There hasn't been active combat In Marquetalia, the birthplace of Colombia’s FARC guerrillas, for several years, yet the rebels' presence is still felt. As the Colombian government and rebels hash out a peace deal in Havana, Cuba, villagers hope p