1. T

    Looking for an objective biography of Pinochet?

    Can anyone recommend a good OBJECTIVE biography of Augusto Pinochet?
  2. Decembrist

    Was The Pinochet Regime Behind Pablo Neruda's Death?

    Was The Pinochet Regime Behind Pablo Neruda's Death?
  3. Offspring

    Pinochet's regime

    The context of the 1973 coup Sallvador Alande was the president of Chile from 1970 to 1973 and the head of the Popular Unity Coalition. He was a Marxist who obtained power thru democratic means. He followed a policy called "the Chilean Path to Socialism" (“La vía chilena al...
  4. Y

    Thatcher's diplomacy towards Augusto Pinochet, Pol Pot, appartheid and others

    This is not politics. I don't have a word, that's to British people to judge Margaret Thatcher's politics in the UK. However, we all have a word when a person that formed the diplomacy of the UK did the following: 1) supported actively and diplomatically one of the most cruel butchers in the...
  5. Nick

    Pinochet dies age 91

    What are your views on him? A defender against the spread of Communism and an important Western ally who brought his country economic reform and prosperity? A brutal dictator who suppressed free speech and was responsible for numerous human rights abuses as well as the death and disappearance...