Peace Corps Online: Directory: Colombia: Peace Corps Colombia : The Peace Corps in Colombia: November 6, 2004: Headlines: COS - Colombia: Drugs: Crime: Miami Herald: While it may seem preposterous to many in the United States, it's a commonly held belief here that Peace Corps volunteers first taught Colombians how to process coca leaves into cocaine : January 21, 2005: Headlines: COS - Colombia: Drugs: Crime: Movies: Christian Science Monitor: Interestingly, the movie "El Rey" mixes biographical fact with the urban legend that members of the Peace Corps opened the market for Colombia's cocaine three decades ago. In the film, a Peace Corps worker named Harry works with El Rey to move cocaine to New York and other US cities.: "MIRACLE IN THE LAND OF COFFEE" film

By Anonymous (pool-72-68-36-30.nwrknj.east.verizon.net - on Monday, November 26, 2007 - 7:49 pm: Edit Post

Good to see a movie that is not about Colombian Drug lords, cocaine, but the real Espirit and values of a Latino Heroe in screen.
Thank you.

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