"The Education Ministry's priority is not to watch over our children's health but to guarantee the continuity of the government's agenda," the teachers pointed out.Full Story
The paradisiac island is the property of Paul Fontaine and Rodrigo Danús, who is the nephew of Pinochet's former economy minister and ally General Luis Danús Covian.Full Story
Pascua Lama project discharged acidic water into a river that supplied Indigenous communities.
There were seven other children playing in the same place, although none of them was injured.
The Gendarmerie said that the transfer was made after the Mapuche leader was discharged from the hospital.
Fabiola Campillai, who was hit in the face by a tear gas canister, will undergo surgery to repair a damaged fistula in her skull.
According to a recent study, long exposures to CS gas are a risk factor for the brain, liver, kidneys, eyes, and the gastrointestinal system.
According to Telesur’s reporter in Chile, Alejandro Kirk, dozens of demonstrators marched in Heroes Square (Plaza Los Heroes), in Rancagua, to remember not only Allende but also those killed by Pinochet's repression and to pay tribute to those missing.
Relatives and friends of the disappeared will march to demand justice as many of the victim’s whereabouts are still unknown.
The Escazú Agreement is the first in the world to contain specific provisions on human rights defenders in environmental matters.
"The Right To Live in Peace" was written by Victor Jara who was assassinated by the Augusto Pinochet dictatorship.