Article: SAIIC Board of Directors and National Indigenous Organization of Colombia. “Wave of Violence in Colombia takes Heavy Toll on Indian Leaders.” Abya Yala News 8, no. 1,2 (1994): 36. Accessed September 20, 2018. http://saiic.nativeweb.org/ayn/document/1582.
Abstract: Indigenous leaders in Colombia have been under attack and subject to disappearances, torture, arbitrary detention, and even murder due to their struggle for rights granted to them in the Constitution.