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Chile Scraps Pinochet-Era Electoral System
Latin American Herald Tribune

Chile scraps Pinochet-era electoral system

Chile's lower house of Congress voted Tuesday to eliminate an electoral system seen as one of the toxic legacies of the 1973-1990 dictatorship of the late Gen. Augusto Pinochet. The Senate approved the measure last week and all that remains now ... Fox News Latino, 1 week ago
Chile ends Pinochet era electoral system Anadolu Ajansi, 1 week ago

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Gulf Times

Chile seeks overhaul of Pinochet anti-strike laws

Battle lines drawn as protesters seek overhaul of Chile's political system SANTIAGO - Chilean President Michelle Bachelet sent a bill to Congress Monday that would overhaul strict anti-strike laws put in place 35 years ago by late dictator Augusto ...
 Qatar Peninsula4 weeks ago AFP - Chile-politics-labor  Namibia Press Agency4 weeks ago

Complaint over sexual abuse during Pinochet dictatorship proceeding in Chile

Nieves Ayress Moreno, a woman who was imprisoned during the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship, on Monday confirmed her participation in the first complaint over sexual violence during the Chilean military regime, 40 years after the crimes were ...
 Individual.com1 month ago
Roll Call Online

Tom Harkin -- From Tiger Cages to Pinochet

Sen. Tom Harkin's human rights legacy began with exposing the tiger cages in a secret South
 Roll Call Online1 month ago

U.S. "obsessed" with controlling Internet, Spain's Garzon says

The Spanish former judge who indicted late Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet said here the United States "has an obsession about intervening in or controlling the Internet." "One cannot accept that national security is all that matters, but there is ...
 Individual.com2 months ago
The Freepress Journal

Chile overhauls dictatorship-era electoral system

SANTIAGO (AFP) - Chiles congress on Tuesday approved a law replacing an electoral system established during the Pinochet dictatorship that favored right-wing parties.The new law puts in place a system based on proportional representation, with more ...
 Dunya News1 week ago Chile Reforms Electoral System after Marathon Debates  Prensa Latina2 weeks ago Chile ends dictatorship-era electoral system  Business Standard India1 week ago AFP - Chile-politics-Congress-vote  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago

Pinochet colonels jailed for torturing father of President Bachelet

Two retired colonels in Chile have been jailed for torturing President Bachelet's father under the Pinochet regime. Judge Mario Carroza sentenced Edgar Cevallos Jones to a two-year term and Ramon Caceres Jorquera to three years for committing the ...
 EuroNews2 months ago Chile colonels jailed for torturing President Bachelet's father  Angola Press2 months ago If Obama won't bring U.S. torturers to justice, why not compensate torture victims for life?  Japan Times3 weeks ago The World Reacts to the Torture Report  Slate Magazine1 month ago
Council on Hemispheric Affairs

Important Publishing Event FOR LATIN AMERICA: COHA Senior Research Fellows Morris Morley and Chris McGillion publish book on Reagan and Pinochet

Reagan and Pinochet The Struggle over U.S. Policy Toward Chile Morris Morley is an associate professor of politics and international relations at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia, and a Senior Research Fellow at the Council on Hemispheric ...
 Council on Hemispheric Affairs6 days ago
Morning Star Online

Pinochet's soundtrack to torture available to the public

is called Cantos Cautivos (Captive Songs) and includes songs written, sung and listened to in political detention - and the stories behind them. It is the brainchild of Dr Katia Chornik - who herself is from Chile - a reer at The University of ...
 Noodls3 weeks ago Pinochet's 'soundtrack to torture' made available to the public  PhysOrg.com3 weeks ago Voices of Pinochet torture victims get a hearing  Morning Star Online3 weeks ago 01.01 - Pinochet's 'soundtrack to torture available to the public - MANCHESTER  MyScience3 weeks ago

Revolutionary Muralists Fill Venezuela's Andean Capital with Color and History (+ PHOTOS)

Rodrigo Acosta's family left the Chilean seaport Valparaiso when he was 13, seeking refuge from the Pinochet dictatorship in the conspicuous year of 1984. But after settling in Merida, Venezuela, the picturesque city nestled in the Northern Andes, ...
 Venezuelanalysis.com1 month ago
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