Nika Knight is an assis­tant edi­tor and staff writer for Com­mon Dreams. Pri­or to join­ing Com­mon Dreams in 2016, Nika worked as a free­lance writer and Ger­man trans­la­tor. Her writ­ing and report­ing has appeared in Grist, Guer­ni­ca, Nar­ra­tive­ly, and oth­er places. She recent­ly fin­ished an MFA in non­fic­tion writ­ing and lit­er­ary trans­la­tion at Colum­bia, and she has trans­lat­ed works of Ger­man fic­tion for Seag­ull Books and New York Review Books. Email: nika@​commondreams.​org. On Twit­ter: @nikaknight
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After Decades of Civil War, Colombian Government and FARC Sign Peace Deal
On October 2, Colombia's citizens will vote to either accept or reject the agreement.