Daniel Raisbeck

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Daniel Raisbeck counts among his ancestors a Scottish mercenary and Colombia's second president. After a failed career in professional tennis, he has been writing a Ph D dissertation in Berlin. He also writes for Certamen, a Colombian online magazine.


South of the Border

Colombia’s One-Trick Party

Colombia’s One-Trick Party

November 25, 2011

Before he was known as the bane of the FARC guerrillas, Colombian President

High Society

Colombia Lectures the USA About Drugs

Colombia Lectures the USA About Drugs

July 07, 2011

On the drug war’s fortieth anniversary, the news from the front is rather

South of the Border

A Big Mess in Bogotá

A Big Mess in Bogotá

June 22, 2011

As the election for the next mayor of Colombia’s capital approaches, all

Immigration

Behavioral Guidelines for New German Immigrants

Behavioral Guidelines for New German Immigrants

December 09, 2010

In Germany, much of the talk these days is about immigration and integration.