Posts By: Isabel Caballero-Samper

Isabel is a Colombian anthropologist pursuing a master’s degree in journalism and Latin American and Caribbean studies at NYU. Before moving to New York she was a researcher for Colombia's National Center of Historic Memory, where she worked on projects on sexual violence as a war crime, the gender aspects of the Colombian armed conflict and the symbolic reparation of victims through the collection of their life histories. Her beat topics are memory and the legacies of armed conflict, sexual and gender violence and social justice.

The Colombian peace process threw the wrongfully convicted into a legal void

NEW YORK—The story of a man named Gilberto Torres Muñetón appeared in several Colombian newspapers recently. His is the first case of a convicted FARC member transferred from the ordinary […] Read More >