· September, 2005

Stories about Chile from September, 2005

Chile: “Our PC” Alternative Program

30 September 2005

A group of Chilean bloggers have come up with an open source and more affordable alternative [ES] to the government's “My First PC” program.

Chile: March Supporting Gay Rights

29 September 2005

Andrés Duque has a summary of last weekend's march in Santiago, Chile to celebrate the “decision by the Education Ministry to adopt sexual orientation non-discrimination language in the standard high-school sexual education curriculum and saluted an initiative by the Chile Chamber of Deputies to combat hate crimes based on sexual...

Images from Chile: Letter to the Government

5 September 2005

“Primera Carta al Gobierno sobre ‘Mi Primer PC'” by Leo Prieto As we have previously written about, a group of Chilean bloggers is challenging their government to improve a program which hopes to make both computers and Internet access more affordable for the general population. The caption reads: On a...

Chile: Phil Collins in the Metro

2 September 2005

Quemar las Naves pleads that they stop playing Phil Collins in the Santiago Metro. Beck and The Strokes are suggested replacements.