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Prisoners endure health crisis inside Colombian jails

From telesur Inmates who suffer from chronic diseases such as hypertension and diabetes are going untreated due to a lack of medicine. Colombian Justice Minister Jorge Londoño had no choice but to declare Thursday an emergency inside the country’s jails…

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Inside Colombia’s ‘Guantanamo Bay’: A Human Rights nightmare

From telesur Ariz Carrillo spent two years and five months locked behind bars at one of Colombia’s maximum security prisons, la Tramacua ­– a place so renown for its human rights abuses that it has been dubbed “the Guantanamo of…