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Chilean Protesters Are Asking To Replace Dictatorship-Era Constitution | Politics

  On the 12th day of demonstrations, Chileans are still claiming that they don’t need the sops that the president Piñera is giving them to stop the protests against the country’s inequality. They want a concrete change, which must begin with a new constitution. Indeed, Chile now lives under the constitution of its last regime, that of Augusto Pinochet. It[…]

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Human Rights Violations Rise During Ongoing Protests In Chile | Politics

  A flow of protests has shaken Chile in the past few days: from a demonstration which begun due to the rise in metro prices, it has expanded itself into something bigger and more uncontrollable. Now thousands have taken to the streets over austerity and inequality.   The Instituto Nacional de Derechos Humanos de la República de Chile, the autonomous public law[…]

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Protests Against Cost Of Living In Chile Continue Despite State Of Emergency | Politics

  Protests are spreading rapidly in Chile, where the cost of living has become unbearable. The violence recorded during the week, forced President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency in all the main cities, but this decision had the effect of increasing the violence instead.   The demonstrations began in Santiago on October 19, when protesters, many of them[…]

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Extinction Rebellion Activists Target London Brazilian Embassy | Politics

  Earlier today (Tuesday morning, August 13), Extinction Rebellion members have painted London’s Brazilian Embassies blood red in protest against “damage to the Amazon rainforest and violence against indigenous tribes living there“.   Activists are taking part in similar actions targeting Brazilian Embassies in 11 countries across the world, including Chile, Portugal, France, Spain and more demanding ‘Indigenous blood –[…]

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Easter Island Is Getting Too Crowded And Chile Imposes New Rules | Culture

  UNESCO World Heritage Site Easter Island is in danger. You might know it as a lost paradise somewhere in the Ocean, but on the contrary, the number of tourists that visit is increasing. Too much in fact.   What attracts the attention of people to reach a 163.6 km2 of land between the Chilean coast and nothing else, and[…]

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