Tag Archives: Chile

The long legacies of dictatorship: Chile as a beacon of hope once again?

On 4 December 1970 Salvador Allende won a democratic election in Chile. He won on a programme that would not have raised eyebrows in any of the social-democratic welfare states of Northern Europe for example, a programme that promised to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , ,

September 11th – what’s in a date? Remembering the victims of the Chilean dictatorship and celebrating peace in the Horn of Africa

September 11th has come to symbolise to most people in ‘Western’ countries if not globally the date of the attacks on the World Trade Centre and other buildings in the US by a group of terrorists in 2001, and has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment