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Chilean Students Demand Free Education

AP | LUIS ANDRES HENAO | Posted 04.12.2013 | Latino Voices

SANTIAGO, Chile -- Tens of thousands of students flooded the streets of Chile on Thursday in one of the largest demonstrations demanding free educatio...

Protesters Take Over Chilean Schools

AP | LUIS ANDRES HENAO | Posted 10.14.2012 | World

SANTIAGO, Chile — Hundreds of students occupied high schools and blocked traffic in Chile's capital on Tuesday to demand education reform. Polic...

Students Briefly Occupy Chile's Senate Building

AP | EVA VERGARA | Posted 12.21.2011 | College

SANTIAGO, Chile — Dozens of youths disrupted a Senate committee hearing Thursday, then occupied the Senate office building for eight hours to de...

Chilean Students Set Up Blockades, Clash With Police

AP | Posted 12.18.2011 | World

SANTIAGO, Chile — Chilean students have erected fiery blockades in major streets of the capital and clashed with police on the first day of a tw...

After Police Crackdown, Chilean Protesters Call For Another Day Of Strikes

AP | FEDERICO QUILODRAN | Posted 12.07.2011 | World

SANTIAGO, Chile — Chile's union and student leaders called Friday for shutting down the nation's economy for a day in response to a police crack...

Chilean Students Show the Way

Gary Anderson | Posted 10.31.2011 | World
Gary Anderson

Chilean students are experimenting with new forms of protest, such as marathon runs around congress, kiss-ins, and a 3,000-student performance of Michael Jackson's "Thriller" to imply that the education system in Chile has become a zombie.

Chile Police, Students Clash In Banned Protests

AP | By EVA VERGARA | Posted 10.04.2011 | Education

SANTIAGO, Chile -- Riot police battled high school and university students in the streets of Chile's capital Thursday, firing water cannons and tear g...

WATCH: Batman And Wonder Woman Dance For Chilean Education Reform

Posted 09.18.2011 | World

Wonder Woman, Batman and Super Mario dancing in Santiago? Dressed up as superheros, hundreds of Chilean students hit the streets of Santiago in a ...

U.S. Students In Chile Accounted For

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Many American students studying abroad in Chile were awakened with a jolt early Saturday morning, but so far all are reported to have escaped harm fro...