Media Conceal Chile’s State Criminality, Delegitimize Bolivian Democracy

5 November 2019 — FAIR

by Lucas Koerner

Chilean protester beaten by government forces

Chilean protester beaten by government forces (Twitter, 10/21/19)

Chile’s anti-neoliberal rebellion is entering its third week, and the brutal crackdown continues. Hard-right President Sebastian Piñera and his generals have effectively decreed the country’s oligarch-dominated democracy out of existence by sending soldiers into the streets to kill, maim and torture their own people.

And, for the most part, the Western corporate media blackout persists unabated.

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Chile News Links 27-28 October 2019

28 October 2019 • 16:45 — The New Dark Age

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Hillary Versus Tulsi
https://journal-neo.org/2019/10/28/hillary-versus-tulsi/

Whitewashing Neoliberal Repression In Chile And Ecuador
https://popularresistance.org/whitewashing-neoliberal-repression-in-chile-and-ecuador/

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Chile News Links 25 October 2019

25 October 2019 • 19:20 — The New Dark Age

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The Neoliberal Ghost of Pinochet Is Finally Being Exorcised from Chile
https://www.globalresearch.ca/neoliberal-ghost-pinochet-finally-being-exorcised-chile/5693077

With Little Fanfare, William Barr Formally Announces Orwellian Pre-Crime Program
https://www.mintpressnews.com/william-barr-formally-announces-orwellian-pre-crime-program/262504/

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Burn, Neoliberalism, Burn By Pepe Escobar

23 October 2019 — Strategic Culture Foundation

Neoliberalism is – literally – burning. And from Ecuador to Chile, South America, once again, is showing the way. Against the vicious, one-size-fits-all IMF austerity prescription, which deploys weapons of mass economic destruction to smash national sovereignty and foster social inequality, South America finally seems poised to reclaim the power to forge its own history.

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Chile News Links 23 October 2019

23 October 2019 • 20:40 — The New Dark Age

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Mass protests continue in defiance of military crackdown in Chile
http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/10/23/pers-o23.html

Chile’s Social Organizations Convene Constituent Assembly
https://libya360.wordpress.com/2019/10/23/chiles-social-organizations-convene-constituent-assembly/

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Chile News Links 21-22 October 2019

22 October 2019 • 21:30 — The New Dark Age

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“We Can’t Remain Indifferent”: Chile Trade Unions Call For General Strike In Support Of Student-Led Uprising
https://popularresistance.org/we-cant-remain-indifferent-chile-trade-unions-call-for-general-strike-in-support-of-student-led-uprising/

To Defend Evo’s Victory is to Defend the Peace, Democracy, Prosperity and Sovereignty of Latin America as a Whole.
https://libya360.wordpress.com/2019/10/22/to-defend-evos-victory-is-to-defend-the-peace-democracy-prosperity-and-sovereignty-of-latin-america-as-a-whole/

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The Chilean Tsunami

21 October 2019 —  Internationalist 360°

Atilio Boron

Piñera’s regime – and I insist on “regime” because a government that represses with the brutality that everyone has seen cannot be considered democratic – faces the most serious popular threat ever faced by any government since the overthrow of Popular Unity on September 11, 1973. Ridiculous official explanations do not even convince those who divulge them; denouncements are heard about the vandalism of the demonstrators, or their criminal contempt for private property, or for peace and tranquility, not to mention the oblique allusions to the lethal influence of “castro-madurismo” in the unleashing of the protests that culminated in the declaration of the “state of emergency” by La Moneda, an absurd and fallacious argument previously used by the corrupt who today govern Ecuador and overwhelmingly denied by the facts.

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