Chilean teachers are striking for the second consecutive week to protest against the deteriorating public education system.Full Story
According to local media, after the demonstrations ended seven community leaders were arbitrarily arrested by the police.Full Story
Facing no response from the government, Chilean teachers are ready to strike for a second straight week.
After a heated debate, the project was rejected with 70 votes against, 62 in favor and 12 abstentions.
Chile teachers' union president explained there is a huge number of unresolved structural issues which is why they will remain mobilized.
Chilean President Sebastian Piñera's Indigenous consultation has been rejected by the Indigenous communities for violating their hard-won rights.
Chileans are taking to the streets to protest against policies that eliminate rights and criminalize social leaders.
The tornado knocked down trees and lighting poles, destroyed the roofs of houses, flipped over vehicles and exploded transformers.
Catrillanca was shot in the back of the head driving a tractor, along with a 15-year-old child in the community of Temucuicui.
A Safe Growing initiative was approved last year and is now being processed by the Senate Health Commission.
"We value this ruling... but we consider it a duty to demand full justice, with penalties commensurate with the seriousness of these crimes," the complainants stated.