colombia http://kalw.org en Radio Ambulante: Nohemí http://kalw.org/post/radio-ambulante-nohem <p class="p1">Nohemí&nbsp;was taken from her home when she was just a girl, and sent to work as a domestic employee for an upper-middle class family in Bogota. This is her story: how she survived years of abuse, neglect, and misfortune; and how, decades later, an act of solidarity and bravery helped bring her some measure of justice. This piece was produced by Camila Segura.&nbsp;</p><p class="p1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Warning: This story contains graphic descriptions of sexual violence. May not be suitable for minors.</span></p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 05:38:29 +0000 Camila Segura 32929 at http://kalw.org Radio Ambulante: Nohemí Radio Ambulante: El chamán / The Shaman http://kalw.org/post/radio-ambulante-el-cham-n-shaman <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The intense winter rains of 2011 left thousands of Colombians flooded out of their homes and claimed hundreds of lives. That same year, a man named Jorge&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Elías</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">González</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;became infamous for taking public money to keep the skies clear over&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bogotá</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Melba Escobar tells us his story.</span></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 21:14:20 +0000 Melba Escobar 27125 at http://kalw.org Radio Ambulante: El chamán / The Shaman