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... in South Africa is interestingly similar to what transpired under other repressive regimes - notably in Chile under Augusto Pinochet.
Chileans are raising their voices against the private pension system that has been in place since the military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet.

... ending a blanket ban on terminating pregnancies that had been in place since the waning days of the Augusto Pinochet regime decades ago ...
... insinuates that Xi Jinping is a "dictator" and links him to figures like Saddam Hussein or Augusto Pinochet in the mind of the American public.
... whose relationship with Chilean tyrant Augusto Pinochet makes Corbyn's relationship with the Venezuelan leadership look decidedly frosty.
... the Chilean government of Salvador Allende was violently overthrown by the American-backed thin-lipped murderer, Augusto Pinochet.

And its name was Augusto Pinochet. Pinochet was the brutal Chilean dictator who ruled Chile for 17 years, from 1973 to 1990. His reign ...
Chile's Congress on Wednesday eased a strict ban on abortion in effect since the final days of the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship nearly three ...
Baltasar Garzon, who in 1998 made unprecedented use of universal jurisdiction to attempt to try Augusto Pinochet for crimes committed abroad ...
Chile saw a resurgence in the flow of immigrants after Augusto Pinochet's fascist military dictatorship ended in 1990, and since 2010, has ...
... of human rights, massive and systematic, verified by State Actors" during the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet between 1973 and 1990.
A court has sentenced 19 former agents of the Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, over the forced disappearances of more than a dozen ...
Chile's pension model was first established in 1981 under the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. By requiring employees to set aside 10 percent of their income, it has provided a huge boost for savings, investment and growth, lifting millions out ...
Coalitions have been known to win elections against some of the most brutal dictatorships in the world from the likes of Augusto Pinochet of Chile to the recent ...
Thanks to a landmark court ruling, prosecuting human rights abusers may have just got a whole lot easier. All around the world, activists and lawyers are ...
Augusto Pinochet took over power in Chile by force with a full scale assault on La Moneda,, killing president Salvador Allende, with law and atrocities following.

A Spanish National Court judge has ordered an investigation into the alleged role of nine Syrian intelligence and security officials in the disappearance and ...
Aguirre was a six-year-old refugee from Chile when she arrived in Vancouver in 1974, following Augusto Pinochet's violent coup the previous year.
In 1973, during the coup against leftist President Salvador Allende, the Organization of American States stayed silent, even after the death of the president.
... seats not because of the cat-and-mouse drama that unfolds in the film itself, but because of the subtle moments of political atmospheric buildup to the eventual dictatorship of Chilean fascist Augusto Pinochet injected into the film, directed by ...
The pension system in Chile is a remnant from the era of the dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet, which violently ruled the country from the 1973 military coup against President Salvador Allende until 1990.
A Chilean playwright presents in his work "Mateluna" evidence of an unjust trial that sent one of his colleagues to jail, and also dramatizes the remaining traces of the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship. RELATED: Chile Sentences 33 Pinochet-Era Agents for ...
... 15:28Santiago, Chile, Mar 24 (Prensa Latina) The fraud committed at the expense of the State of Chile by the CEMA Chile Foundation was confirmed by the actions of a special judge who seized 34 properties from the entity headed by Augusto Pinochet ...
The 33 were found guilty of the abduction of five opponents of Gen Augusto Pinochet in 1987.
It will be his third go at the presidency. In 2005, he lost to socialist (current President) Michelle Bachelet. In 2009, he ran and won, becoming the first elected conservative since the end of the 1973-1990 Augusto Pinochet dictatorship. At the moment ...
The coalition of the left, previously the Concertacion, was formed in 1988 as Chile returned to democracy after the dark years of the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship. It has provided every president since then, with the exception of Pinera's first term ...
(Bloomberg) -- Fernando Atria is no firebrand. He doesn't thump the desk and threaten to smash the opposition. Yet, he is the only presidential hopeful from Chile's ruling coalition who clearly states he wants to dismantle the country's neoliberal ...
After 44 years, the perpetrators responsible for the horrific abuse and torture of Nieves Ayress Moreno under the Chilean military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet have finally been brought to justice. It was announced March 12 that they now face ...
In addition, Rockefeller supported the bloody and ruthless dictatorships of the Shah of Iran and Augusto Pinochet of Chile while also supporting Israeli apartheid.
In the last century the United States made a routine of coddling military monsters, from Rafael Trujillo in the Dominican Republic to Augusto Pinochet in Chile, in the name of Anti-Communist stability in the hemisphere. Mr. Noriega was one of ...
Augusto Pinochet's military dictatorship. Fifteen years ago he joined the parish of St. Cayetano in La Legua. "I'm glad the pope made this issue more high profile, and I hope it makes people take it more seriously," said Ouisse.
The dictator Augusto Pinochet, for example, having outlived his usefulness, was arrested in 1998 for human rights violations and crimes against humanity committed during his brutal reign as head of the military junta that came to power in a US ...
His plans to turn the land into national parks made him some powerful enemies in a Chile just emerging from the bloody 17-year dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. It was a time when the country was deeply suspicious of outsiders, especially from the ...
Chile's Lissette Orozco, 30, found in her own family's story a reflection of the polarization of the entire nation, which following the end of Augusto Pinochet's 1973-1990 dictatorship has been divided into two bands: defenders of the victims of forced ...
Presented by Studio 58 in a West Coast premiere performance, the dark comedy is set in a rundown West End Vancouver hotel in 1974, only months after the start of the reign of Chilean General Augusto Pinochet. The refugee Hotel tells the story of eight ...
In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, due to international pressure, is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency.
... 1980s and 1990s, Elizabeth Farnsworth covered some of the most politically explosive stories of our time, including the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, the rise of Augusto Pinochet in Chile, the overthrow of Jean-Bertrand Aristide in Haiti and the AIDS ...
... 150,000 activists take inspiration from successful models of non-violent protest abroad such as those in the 1980s by then-trade union leader Lech Walesa against communism in Poland and opposition in Chile to the military dictatorship of Augusto ...
In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, due to international pressure, is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency.
Frank Manitzas, a DuPont-Columbia Award-winning journalist who covered the world's first heart transplant in 1967, Robert Kennedy's assassination in 1968, the 1969 moon landing, the Iran hostage crisis in 1979-81, Augusto Pinochet's coup in Chile in ...
... 150,000 activists take inspiration from successful models of non-violent protest abroad such as those in the 1980s by then-trade union leader Lech Walesa against communism in Poland and opposition in Chile to the military dictatorship of Augusto ...
Generalissimo Francisco Franco, Generalissimo Augusto Pinochet, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi. Apparently the Libyan government prior to 1969 was so weak a mere colonel could overthrow it.
In this play, three women try to figure out a suitable purpose for a site behind a former prison associated with Augusto Pinochet.
In the past few weeks, opposition activists have been holding screenings of "No," a Chilean film based on the 1988 plebiscite that ended the rule of strongman Augusto Pinochet. The film depicts the scrappy, creative television advertising campaign that ...
In the past few weeks, opposition activists have been holding screenings of "No," a Chilean film based on the 1988 plebiscite that ended the rule of strongman Augusto Pinochet. The film depicts the scrappy, creative television advertising campaign that ...
Istanbul - So far in a rancorous election season, the Turkish government or its opponents have invoked Nazi Germany, terrorist groups, fifth columnists and a Latin American dictator.
In our 2016 book Global education reform, we tracked what happened in Chile, beginning under the dictator Augusto Pinochet in 1980, and later in Sweden, starting in 1992, when these countries adopted widespread voucher and charter-like policies, ...
It has been almost 27 years since the end of the dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet, and under the democracies that have followed, one persistent problem has been the pursuit of justice - but only "insofar as it is possible," to paraphrase former ...
Chilean President Augusto Pinochet meets with U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger in 1976. However, Israeli academia's complicity in those, and other conflicts is less frequently scrutinized.


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