Graffiti colours Colombian streets with politics, dreams and despair



Colombian graffiti artists demonstrate their abilities, from quick, potent political messages, to the artistic works found in Colombian streets.
They sometimes mask themselves and work in teams to protect themselves from the violence brought by political opponents, including police.
For more information, please read:
http://colombiareports.co/colombia-teenager-killed-in-florida-after-stun-gun-shot/
https://davidhogben.wordpress.com/2013/03/25/bullet-in-bogota-graffiti-artists-back-the-price-of-youthful-political-expression/
http://www.taringa.net/comunidades/graffiti/3568394/Grafitero-asesinado-por-policia-en-Bogota.html

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About Connecting Colombias

Recently retired newspaper reporter with one foot in British Columbia, Canada, the other in Colombia, South America. Fascinated with Colombian culture, Canadian connections, and heroic efforts to return millions of displaced Colombians to lands stolen by paramilitaries, guerrillas and organized crime.

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