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1973 Chilean Coup

Chile's Election: A Referendum on Pinochet

Gary Villablanca Duff | Posted 02.17.2014 | World
Gary Villablanca Duff

This year's presidential election in Chile marks not only the return to leftist policies, but also stands as a powerful symbol of reflection on the 17-year dictatorship of General Augusto Pinochet.

The Writing on the Wall

Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre | Posted 02.05.2014 | Arts
Rodrigo Ribera D'Ebre

The writing on the walls in Los Angeles was the same in Santiago; the trajectory of suppression, pain, and suffering, existed everywhere and nobody had been spared the shame.

What It Was Like To Cover The 1973 Coup In Chile

AP | By SERGIO CARRASCO | Posted 11.10.2013 | Media

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — For days, rumors had spread that a coup was imminent. The date chosen by the military and their supporters was the 11th of Se...

Autopsy Confirms Ex-Chilean President Committed Suicide

AP | EVA VERGARA | Posted 09.18.2011 | World

SANTIAGO, Chile — A scientific autopsy has confirmed that Chilean President Salvador Allende committed suicide during the 1973 coup that toppled...

Desposed Chilean President To Get Autopsy -- 38 Years Later

AP | By FEDERICO QUILODRAN and EVA VERGARA | Posted 07.27.2011 | World

SANTIAGO, Chile -- A dental review has confirmed that the remains pulled from Salvador Allende's tomb in Chile are those of of the deposed president, ...