Source: teleSUR / The Dawn News / October 2, 2017 “We have been overtaken by the high turnout of voters”, said a spokesman of the Coordinator No+AFP (No More Pension Funds Administrators) before the 700.000 registered votes. More than 700.000 Chileans voted in the citizen, non binding plebiscite in […]
By: Arnaldo Pérez Guerra / Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn News / September 28, 2017 Mapuche natives Lonko (leader) Alfredo Tralcal Coche and brothers Benito, Ariel and Pablo Trangol Galindo are on their 114th day of the hunger strike the initiated on June 6, after having been under imprisoned […]
Chile: Indication of the Proposed Legislation for Gender Identity forces appliers to certify their Mental Health
By: Flavio Araneda Hidalgo / Source: Resumen.cl / September 15, 2017 Three months have passed since the Senate approved the Law project that recognizes the right to gender identity, being dispatched by the Deputies Chamber to continue its processing. In the legal project the possibility of denying a change in […]
By: No+AFP Movement / Source: CCTT / The Dawn News / September 2, 2017 The Chilean movement that protests private pension-fund administrators (AFPs), called No+AFP, organized a nationwide protest last Sunday. In the capital, Santiago, and other regions of the country, like Arica, Antofagasta, Chillán, San Carlos, Valparaíso, Valdivia, Concepción, […]
Salvador Allende’s Grandson: By What Moral Authority Does the Chilean Senate Dare to Condemn a Constituent Process in Venezuela?
By: Pablo Sepúlveda Allende / Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn News / August 28, 2017 Caracas, August 23, 2017 The statement by the Chilean Senate condemning the alleged rupture of the Constitutional order in Venezuela is disgraceful. That Senate was created by the antidemocratic and illegitimate Chilean Constitution—the one […]