An aerial view shows the brine pools of SQM lithium mine on the Atacama salt flat in the Atacama desert of northern Chile, January 10, 2013. Picture taken January 10,.
It's just great that as the U.S. is going backwards on women's rights that Latin America is moving ahead. I mean, who wouldn't want to be falling behind such beacons.
We should discuss the remarkable election of Gabriel Boric to the presidency of Chile and what a direct rejection of neoliberalism that really is. Moreover, Boric was a grassroots activist..
We need to note the passing of one of the heroes of modern times: Juan Guzmán Tapia, a Chilean judge who was the first person to prosecute the country’s onetime.
I just finished reading Arturo Fontaine's remarkable novel La Vida Doble, a story of a Chilean underground fighter in the 1980s who gets captured and tortured and then totally turns.
It's well known how right-wing economists have long seen Chile as their personal playground to play out their fantasies of austerity politics backed by authoritarian violence. The Chicago Boys were.
On September 4, 1970, Salvador Allende won election as president of Chile, a moment of victory for the idea of a democratic socialist revolution, one that right-wing nations such as.
Above: One of the most evil human beings to ever pollute the Earth. Also, Augusto Pinochet. Let us remember the greatest act of terror the United States was ever involved.