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Check this out: Colombians Killed for their Land

Peasant Farmers in Colombia Are Being Killed for Their Land | VICE United States

“The root of the country’s problems actually lie in land ownership and the state’s penchant for selling off peasant land to multinational companies, who then mine it for resources like oil and gold. Unfortunately for these corporations—who already own up to 75 percent of the land in some regions—the campesinos tend to be fairly reluctant to move from the turf they’ve spent decades making their home. “

Peasant Farmers in Colombia Are Being Killed for Their Land | VICE United States.

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