Members of Christian
Peacemaker Teams Colombia recently completed a tour from Toronto, Canada
through the Eastern United States, the theme of which was Dispatches from
Colombia: Stories about Communities in Resistance, United States Foreign
Policy, and Militarization."
In September and
October, CPTers Alix Lozano, Chris Knestrick, and Eloy Garcia spoke at various
public venues, and participated in public actions against The Body Shop, U.S.
militarism, and the hiring of the former Colombian president Alvaro Uribe Velez
as a Distinguished Scholar at the Jesuit University, Georgetown, in Washington,