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Life in Colombia, During Coronavirus

Life in Colombia, During Coronavirus

Culture, International Politics and Issues, Lifestyle
Oh shucks, I just scheduled two appointments for a day I don’t have for going out. And, then I am automatically re-calculating where I get off the bus to avoid the CAI, or local police checkpoints where the “Papers Please” types tend to hang out. Life in Colombia is getting weird. In times of Coronavirus, everything is a weird play of subversive activity, in an attempt to live “normal.” Even breathing air without cumbersome breathing situations, is now illegal – and you will be extorted for it. Violators can be fined approximately $300 USD for failure to comply. If you run to a nearby city, and admit to it, you could get 14 days of closely monitored house arrest. Here’s…
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