Posts Tagged ‘Chile’

Daniel Jadue is the Palestinian candidate for Chile’s presidency

Daniel Jadue is looking around his office for a photo album. I asked him about how he became the mayor of Recoleta, a municipality of Chile’s capital Santiago, and about his run for the presidency. He became distracted. He wanted to show me something. We had stumbled onto the fact that Daniel comes from a […]

Chile Is Reborn: A (Political) Earthquake Emerged From The Streets

Above Photo: Pressenza Agency. What happened in Chile this past weekend seems to be one of those historic events that cannot but follow its inexorable course. It is like an enormous, powerful tsunami wave whose size cannot be appreciated on the high seas, until it comes crashing into the coast, stunning everyone with its massive […]

Chile passes single-use plastic regulation that will reduce 23,000 tons of plastic waste a year

Image Credit: REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra The Chilean legislature unanimously passed a plastic regulation that ends single-use plastics within the food industry. The regulation is said to reduce the country’s plastic waste by 23,000 tons every year. The new law will “reduce single-use plastic pollution by banning hard-to-recycle items from being served in restaurants or through delivery […]

Chile: Left, Independent Forces Win Majority Of Constituents

Above photo: For the second day in a row, polling stations reported a significantly low turnout, especially in the lower income districts of the country and among the younger people. @ChileTodayNews. According to Chile’s Electoral Service (Servel), Chile’s right-wing has suffered a significant loss, as their Vamos por Chile list has only received 36 of […]

Game Changer: Chile Hails Sinovac’s 67% Effectiveness in Study

Dispensed vials of the Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine are seen as the Thai resort island of Phuket rushes to vaccinate its population amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, and ahead of a July 1 ending of strict quarantine for overseas visitors, to bring back tourism revenue in Phuket, Thailand, April 1, 2021. Photo: REUTERS/Jorge Silva China’s […]

Chile’s COVID Police State & Smart Cities with Johnny Vedmore

Podcast Episodes In this episode, Whitney and Unlimited Hangout contributor Johnny Vedmore discuss the situation in Chile during COVID lockdowns and its government’s efforts to declare a war on domestic terror targeting Chile’s indigenous community. Also discussed are the real reasons behind Chile’s much lauded COVID vaccination campaign, including the smart city connection. April 16, […]

Chile: Elderly Woman Denied Entry to Supermarket After Failing to Obtain Government Permission to Buy Food

Prominent figures are receiving criticism for undermining confidence in the COVID-19 vaccine by vowing to continue to wear masks and avoid normal activities even after taking the shot, with MSNBC’s Joy Reid being the latest example. Reid said that even after taking her second coronavirus shot, she’d be too scared to return to any semblance […]

Neoliberalism Was Born In Chile; Neoliberalism Will Die In Chile

Above photo: Daniel Jadue speaks to Vijay Prashad. Daniel Jadue is the mayor of Recoleta, a commune that is part of the expanding city of Santiago, Chile. His office is on the sixth floor of a municipal building in whose lower reaches one can find a pharmacy, an optical shop, and a bookstore run by […]

Chile: Political Parties Urge Dissolution Of Carabineros

Above photo: A man holds a sign reading, “Carabineros, murderers of the people,” Santiago, Chile, Feb. 8, 2021. EFE. “Carabineros’ brutality is part of the nefarious legacy of Augusto Pinochet’s dictatorship,” Senator Navarro recalled. Chile’s political parties and social leaders on Monday demanded the dissolution of the Military police (Carabineros) three days after an agent shot […]

CIA/Kissinger Organized Crime Killing of Allende in Chile

by Admin · Published January 29, 2021 · Updated January 29, 2021 [embedded content] Comment: Henry(ietta) Kissinger is a sick deviant who likes to sodomize little mind controlled boys at the Plaza Hotel. These are the Satanic Sick F___s that run Amerika-Child rapists! 00

Chile regrets panic triggered by mistaken tsunami warning after quake

Authorities in Chile said on Saturday they regretted spreading panic with a mistaken tsunami warning calling for people to get out of coastal areas following an earthquake in Antarctica. The interior ministry said on Twitter that a tremor of magnitude 7.1 struck at 8.36 p.m. 216 km northeast of the O’Higgins Chilean scientific base and […]

Chile ‘accidentally’ issues NATIONWIDE tsunami & evacuation warning only meant for Antarctic base after 7.0 quake

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake and several aftershocks have rattled Chile, triggering panic as authorities issued a nationwide tsunami alert while only seeking to evacuate the country’s largest research station in Antarctica. The strongest of over half a dozen jolts struck South Shetland Islands 216 kilometers northeast of Chile’s O’Higgins scientific base at 8:36pm, while another 5.8 […]

Spectators brave heavy rain to see solar eclipse in Chile

Braving heavy rain, people gathered on the shores of Lake Villarrica in Pucon, Chile, to see a solar eclipse, which plunged the surrounding area into darkness. There was a moment where the clouds opened up and allowed people to witness the eclipse, prompting shouts from the crowds, who had gathered in the Pucon region. South […]

Hundreds protest in Chile demanding access to pensions

Hundreds of demonstrators in Chile held a protest on Friday against the government’s request to revoke a bill that would allow people to withdraw some of their pension funds early, to help them cope with the current economic crisis. They blocked the main roads of the capital Santiago and tried to reach the presidential palace. […]

Radical Neoliberalism Was Born And Will Die In Chile

Above photo: Pressenza News Agency. A wave of Indigenous peoples supporting the Luis Arce-David Choquehuanca presidential ticket defeated the main right-wing candidate, Carlos Mesa by 20 points, restoring democracy to Bolivia. Just days later around 80% of Chilean voters decided by referendum to re-found their nation with a new constitution. These momentous events represent twin […]

Chile Won’t Become a Developed Country If It Doesn’t Abandon Socialist Communism

    For many years, Chile was the exception in Latin America, with an unprecedented model of sustained economic development. Contrary to populism and demagoguery, the Chilean recipe for the last forty-five years was respect for private property and entrepreneurial freedom. Indeed, the phrase “Chilean miracle” was even used by economist Milton Friedman to describe […]

Chile To Mark First Anniversary Of Its Social Outbreak

Above photo: A protester waves a Chilean flag during a protest in Santiago, Oct. 9, 2020. EFE. Over the last year, police brutality has left over 30 people dead and over 100 citizens injured. Chile’s Constituent Unity Pact (CUP) called on citizens to commemorate the first anniversary of the social outbreak with pot-banging, honking, cycling, caravans, […]

Chile: Protesters face off against police ahead of referendum

Protesters faced off against police in Santiago’s iconic Plaza Italia square on Friday ahead of an October 25 referendum that could pave the way for Chile’s constitution to be rewritten. A young man was seriously injured when he fell from a bridge near the plaza, which has become the epicentre of a revolt against the […]

Brazil, Israel to join global vaccine facility, as UAE, Chile also sign up

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Araucanians (Mapuche): Homeric Spartans who colonised Chile

Araucanians (Mapuche): Homeric Spartans who colonised Chile November 16, 2018 Published in Myths & Legends Featured Lautaro an Araucanian chief leader According to their own legends, the Mapuche or so called Araucanians by the Spanish, arrived in southern Chile about 3.000 ago at Homer’s time. Arrival date is not exactly known. They have the proof […]

All 34 Bishops In Chile Suddenly Resign Over ‘Absolutely Deplorable’ Pedophile Priest Scandal

All 34 bishops in Chile have tendered their resignations in the wake of yet another pedophile priest scandal in which high level officials covered up the institutionalized sexual abuse of minors – even threatening officials tasked with investigating sex crimes and the destruction of evidence. by Tyler Durden, Guest writer Thirty-one active bishops and three […]

Nazi pedophile sect: German prosecutors visit Chile for updates on sex crimes investigation of a WWII immigrant ‘colony’

     The progress of an investigation into an infamous Nazi pedophile sect that abused and tortured children has prompted German prosecutors to visit Chile. Colonia Dignidad was initially established as an immigrant community by a group of Germans after World War II. The 13,000-hectare (50 sq mile) mountain “colony” lay in an isolated region 350km […]

Nazi pedophile sect: German prosecutors probe sex crimes of Chile’s WWII immigrant ‘colony’

Colonia Dignidad was initially established as an immigrant community by a group of Germans after World War II. The 13,000-hectare (50 sq mile) mountain “colony” lay in an isolated region 350km (217 miles) south of Santiago. It was home to approximately 300 people from Nazi Germany and their descendents. In 1961 it was taken over […]

Magnitude 6.2 earthquake hits Chile, no damage reported

     A strong 6.2 earthquake struck Chile’s central region on Tuesday. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake struck about 34 miles (54 kilometers) southwest of Ovalle, Chile at 7:19 a.m. local time. The USGS said it was detected at a depth of 47 miles […]

‘Great Concern’: Chile Calls on israel to Release Ahed #Tamimi

‘Great Concern’: Chile Calls on Israel to Release Ahed Tamimi The Palestinian Federation in Chile calls for Ahed Tamimi’s freedom: ‘Will Chile say something?’ (Photo: via Twitter) Amid a campaign by the large local Palestinian community, the Chilean government expressed Friday its “great concern” over the case of Palestinian iconic teen Ahed Tamimi, who is […]

Chile sex abuse letter suggests Pope Francis knew of ‘cover-up’ in 2015

In the letter, seen by AP, Juan Carlos Cruz says he is a victim of cleric Fernando Karadima’s abuse in the 1980s, detailing the kissing and fondling he claims to have suffered. ‘Offensive & painful’: Abuse victims slam pope over slander accusations Additionally, Cruz accuses Karadima’s fellow priest Juan Barros (whom Francis appointed to lead […]

Have you heard of a GIGAPIXEL? The hunt for alien life is getting a new gigantic telescope in Chile equipped with the biggest digital camera on Earth

(Natural News) A brief video captured via drone has shown the progress of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope, a truly colossal instrument equipped with the world’s largest digital camera. The 3.2 gigapixel CCD imaging camera is said to be so powerful that no less than 1,500 high-definition screens are needed in order […]

Iran seeks deepening cooperation with LatAm, including Chile

president.ir- President Hassan Rouhani met with the new Ambassador of Chile to Tehran, Ignacio Lianos, on Saturday to receive his letter of credence and said: “Developing relations and cooperation with Latin American countries, including Chile is very important for Iran”. “Tehran and Santiago have very good potentials and capabilities in various fields, which must be […]

Pope Expresses ‘Pain & Shame’ Over Pedophile Priests In Chile -As Churches Burn

During his visit to Chile, Pope Francis finally said that he deeply regrets that Chilean priests’ were involved in sex abuse against children. In protest at the abuse at least eight Catholic churches were attacked and burnt in the country over the past few days. The pontiff said he felt he was “bound to express […]

Despite State Policy, Chile is Well Placed to Further the Palestinian Struggle

SANTIAGO, CHILE — As protests worldwide rage over U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel, along with plans to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv, Latin American countries have been largely united in condemning the decision. In Chile, outgoing President Michelle Bachelet issued a statement in which she […]

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