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· July, 2011

Stories about Chile from July, 2011

Chile: Starbucks Employees on Hunger Strike

Chile: Mapuche Influence in Purén

Chile: Salvador Allende's Death Ruled a Suicide

Chile: Students Take Over Schools Demanding Education Reform

Students have taken over hundreds of schools throughout Chile, turning their classrooms into temporary homes while they demand free and higher quality education. They are sharing their movement online through...

Twitter and Latin American Presidents: Does It Make Them Closer to Us?

Twitter use among the presidents of Latin America is gaining momentum. Whether used as a form of press release, to communicate with citizens or to cheer for a soccer team,...

Chile: Teen Warns About Earthquakes via Twitter (@AlarmaSismos)

Chile: 40 Years of Nationalized Copper

Argentine Songwriter Facundo Cabral Murdered in Guatemala

On Saturday July 9 the renowned songwriter Facundo Cabral, whose career was characterised by songs that acted as a vehicle for his messages, was murdered in Guatemala. Moved by his...

Chile: Former Presidential Candidate Accused of ‘Enslaving’ Employees

Chilean television network Canal 13 has aired a documentary in its program 'Contacto' in which they denounce the bad conditions in which Paraguayan immigrants work in former presidential candidate Francisco...

Latin America: Blogging About the ‘2011 Copa América’

Chile: President Piñera's Approval Ratings Drop

Chile: Massive Protest for Educational Reform

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