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Augusto José Ramón Pinochet Ugarte, more commonly known as Augusto Pinochet (Spanish pronunciation: [auˈɣusto pinoˈtʃet]),[note 1] (25 November 1915 – 10 December 2006) was...

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  • Palacio la Moneda | To be where there's life

      Blog Source: www.tobewherethereslife.com | 3 months ago
    From this moment to the next 17 years, General of the Army Augusto Pinochet became the dictator of Chile. During this time, many reforms were implemented to improve Chilean economy, with successful results, but a strong suppression of ...
  • The Future of International Justice | Open Society ...

      Blog Source: www.opensocietyfoundations.org | 3 months ago
    ... known for using the principles of universal jurisdiction to bring prosecutions against the Argentinean and Chilean military juntas in Spain in 1996, which led to the ground-breaking case against Chile's former military ruler, Augusto Pinochet.
  • The Fire that Burns Within – Latin Heat Rugby League

      Blog Source: latinheatrl.com | 3 months ago
    Erwin Astorga was one of 30,000 Chilean citizens estimated to have been tortured during the infamous reign of dictator Augusto Pinochet. Though the country is now recognised as the safest Latin American nation to reside, it was a hellish ...
  • Dissecting Leftism

      Blog Source: dissectleft.blogspot.com | 3 months ago
    R.I.P. Augusto Pinochet. Pinochet deposed a law-defying Marxist President at the express and desperate invitation of the Chilean parliament. He pioneered the free-market reforms which Reagan and Thatcher later unleashed to ...
  • Surrender to the Void: No (2012 film)

      Blog Source: thevoid99.blogspot.com | 3 months ago
    No (2012 film). Based on the unpublished play El Plebiscito by Antonio Skarmeta, No is the story about an advertising man in late 1980s Chile who is asked to create a campaign to vote against Augusto Pinochet in the 1988 national plebiscite.
  • SEEING THE WORLD THROUGH BOOKS » Blog Archive » Carlos ...

      Blog Source: marywhipplereviews.com | 3 months ago
    He quickly shifts to a memory from 1999, a time in which writers were forbidden to write about the “disappeared” who had vanished during the rule of Augusto Pinochet, former President of Chile and leader of the Army from 1973 – 1998, ...
  • South LA tribute to Gabriel Garcia Marquez - Intersections ...

      Blog Source: intersectionssouthla.org | 3 months ago
    In the speech, Márquez talked about the solitude of Latin America in the aftermath of the Salvadoran civil war, the murder of Salvador Allende during a coup d' état in Chile backed by dictator Augusto Pinochet and the U.S., and other grim ...
  • Latin American Herald Tribune - Chilean Unions Back ...

      Blog Source: www.laht.com | 3 months ago
    Chile's current labor law, imposed during the 1973-1990 dictatorship of the late Augusto Pinochet, restricts union formation, collective bargaining and the right to strike, allowing companies to hire replacement workers during work stoppages.
  • Contentious legal expert Baltasar Garzon to speak at Costa ...

      Blog Source: www.ticotimes.net | 3 months ago
    Garzón, a human right judge from Spain, has been involved in several high-profile cases including the arrest of former Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet and a trial in Madrid against two dozen alleged al-Qaeda operatives (18 were found ...
  • Watch 'Maradona '86′ and 'The Opposition' On ESPN At 7pm ET ....

      Blog Source: worldsoccertalk.com | 3 months ago
    American-backed dictator Augusto Pinochet transformed Santiago's National Stadium into a concentration camp where political opponents were tortured and assassinated. Only months later, that same stadium was scheduled to host a ...


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