I have been re-reading the Richard Jury mysteries by Martha Grimes.
THE IMBUNCHE (Traditional Chilean Folk Monster)
Once upon a time the people of a South American nation elected a Marxist president against the wishes of the US ruling elites.
This was that man, Salvador Allende,
and this was Chile
An open thread review of current political movies!
No, not that September 11th. I mean September 11th, 1973, when the CIA, ITT corporation, Nixon and Kissinger coordinated a military coup overthrowing a democratically-elected regime under Salvador Allende and imposing the world's first genuinely neoliberal government under a junta headed by Augusto Pinochet. So okay here's the death toll: