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Chile

Part I: Chile's Enduring Rifts

Forty years after the Pinochet coup, Chileans have begun to confront the past more openly than in the past, but many feel the nation should move forward. A look at memory in a wounded nation.

Chile: Pressure Builds with Upcoming Elections

With presidential elections scheduled for November 19, 2013, the government of Chile now faces the biggest cry for revolutionary change since the Pinochet era––education as a citizen's right.

Violence Overshadows Student Demands

Newspapers in Chile focus on the Encapuchados, a small group of hooded, violent protesters, providing the government with reasons to ignore the legitimate demands of the students.

Chile's Education Revolution Intensifies

Students take to the streets, fighting for a free and quality education. With upcoming presidential elections, tensions between the government and student leaders are escalating.