My True Romance With A Colombian Drug Lord

A trans woman talks about her up close experience with a deadly narco baron.


This Guy Tried to Smuggle Half a Kilo of Cocaine Under His Wig

The 65-year-old looked extremely nervous as he got off a plane from Colombia, according to authorities at Barcelona Airport.


A Bishop Wants to Solve Gang Violence by Spraying Holy Water from a Helicopter

It seems like just another tone-deaf idea from a deeply troubled Church.


How the World's Prisons Look From Within

Photographer Jan Banning takes us into the prisons of Uganda, France, the US and Colombia.


Pink Cocaine, Convertibles, and Versace Ashtrays: A Weekend with a Colombian Cartel

"I got so high I went outside and tried to ride one of his thoroughbreads but almost broke my legs."


This Photographer Captured the World of Cocaine Farmers in Colombia

Deep in the Colombian jungle, Mads Nissen documented the day-to-day lives of people involved in the production and trade of coke and cannabis.


Inside the Fine Dining Restaurant Housed in a Colombian Prison

Restaurante Interno at San Diego District Jail in Cartagena provides female inmates with the skills and experience needed to secure a job when they are released.


Inside Colombia’s Transition from Narcoterrorism to ‘Narcos’ Tourism

Acclaimed photojournalist Mads Nissen spent eight years on the ground with FARC rebels, coke smugglers, and ordinary civilians


Why Do War Photographers Lose Interest When People Stop Dying?

We spoke to the founder of the Aftermath Project about a new photo book that explores post-conflict photography.


Female Graffiti Artists Are Fighting Sexual Violence in Colombia

A growing group of women in Colombia are using graffiti as a form of resistance art.


Treat Yourself to a New Music Video for Toto's 'Africa,' With Pablo Escobar

Forget the original. This is the best damn thing we've seen all year.


Traffickers Find Delicious New Way to Smuggle Coke

Spanish and Portuguese police seized 745 kg of the drug hidden in fresh pineapples.