Posts Tagged: Pinochet
Gen. August Pinochet was Chile's dark sun.
There's no reason to build monuments of a man responsible for terror, death, and the destruction of democracy.
His rule was a travesty of justice. And so was his demise.
Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet's death robbed his victims and their families of the chance to obtain full justice. But they can still pursue the full truth. And the U.S. government can help.
Thanks to the tireless efforts of family members of his victims who teamed up with lawyers, artists, activists, elected officials, journalists and others in Chile and elsewhere, the dictator has made life harder for other dictators.
Economist Milton Friedman cut a devastating path through the Global South.