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Chile’s top media mogul conspired with CIA to carry out 1973 coup, documents reveal

The role of the monopoly media to disinform

The CIA paid a major Chilean newspaper to discredit President Allende and support the Pinochet dictatorship.

Agustin Edwards Eastman, the owner of the largest media conglomerate in Chile who died Monday, and his conservative media establishment were crucial to… 612 more words

Americas

Guerrero/ National: Parents of the 43 Consider not Attending Meeting with PGR and CIDH

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On April 20th, the parents of the 43 disappeared students of the Raul Isidro Burgos Normal Rural School, Ayotzinapa are scheduled for a meeting with officials of the Attorney General’s Office (PGR), with representatives of the special monitoring mechanism and with the Rapporteur of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), Esmeralda Arosemena de Troitiño. 194 more words

Human Rights

Who's Going To Pull The Pin?

It’s all in the associations, you know. You say wrists I think volleyball. But what’s in your mind?

Serious tho.

And if you think that’s fucked up, here’s the scary part: my associations were not only programmed in hell, but they were designed to switch depending on the observer. 431 more words

Short Fiction

Abuse

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She sat huddled in the corner of her room. Her back was pressed against the wall, as if hoping for some grounding, some support. 560 more words

Jemmy's Psychological Torture

Fourteen-year-old Jemmy is in a tough position. He has been trying to break into the kool group at school, and now one of the members of the koolies has invited him to a gala on Sunday. 495 more words