General strike in Chile

Chilean Student Movement from Brittany Peterson on Vimeo.

Workers launched a national strike in Chile today to demand legislation to boost unions’ bargaining power and a new constitution enshrining citizens’ right to free state education: here.

Canadian mining company Barrick is scrambling to cover up political problems which have dogged its eforts to open a controversial mine on the border of Chile and Argentina: here.

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