Stories by Moira Birss

Moira Birss is currently working in Colombia as a Human Rights Accompanier with the Fellowship of Reconciliation. Moira has also worked on researching community-based models of alternative economies, advocating for affordable housing, and promoting environmental protection. She blogs at subscribe to Moira  Birss's feed

Posted on: Jul 30, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Relations between the two countries continue to deteriorate.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. should carry out it's own investigation into whether tax dollars went towards the illegal spying program by one of its major Latin American allies.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The case against 10 soldiers involved in the Peace Community massacre is just the first step in a long journey toward justice.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

One of the principal concerns of the pending agreement had been the possibility of the bases’ use for aggression against neighboring countries.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Obama continues to defend the expansion of U.S. military operations in Latin America, but against what threat?