|People admire decorated shoeshine boxes representing Garzon's work.|
|Garzon and his quacking co-star.|
The most famous character created by Garzon was a shoeshiner who interviewed and challenged the nation's most important personalities. Undoubtedly, that made enemies for Garzon.
Despite Colombia's great violence at the time, the murder of this mostly-apolitical humorist shocked the nation. According to testimony by ex-paramilitaries, AUC leader Carlos Castaño had order the killing.
|A tent on Plaza Bolívar memorializes Jaime Garzon, 12 years after his assassination.|
|12 years of impunity.|
|Simon Bolívar's statue seen thru a shoeshine box's handle.|
|One has to give one's life for a cause.|
|Garzon looks a lot like Che Guevara.|
|A creative shoeshine box, behind barbed wire.|
|Nearby, an evangelical group announced the end of the world.|
|A mural in the National University celebrates Garzon.|
|Statue of Jaime Garzon outside Corferias, near the spot where he was assassinated.|
By Mike Ceaser, of Bogotá Bike Tours