Here's the Century-Long History Behind Colombia's Peace Agreement with the FARC

Posted
October 04, 2016
Rob Karl: Colombia's Peace Accord

In The Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog, Robert A. Karl provides the historical context of the Colombian peace accord. He argues that "we’re seeing the latest chapter in a century-old struggle over Colombian nationhood, national fragmentation and foreign influence," and he examines perceptions of rural communities and communism. Read more at The Washington Post.

He has also appeared on Understanding Latin American Politics: The Podcast (Episode 4) to speak about the the peace agreement.