‘Extreme Option: Overthrow Allende’

By Peter Kornbluh, Portside. -

Washington, DC - On September 15, 1970, during a twenty-minute meeting in the Oval Office between 3:25 pm and 3:45 pm, President Richard Nixon ordered the CIA to foment a military coup in Chile. [...]

US Tried To Stop Allende Before He Was Elected

By HNN, www.hnn.us -

Covert U.S. planning to block the democratic election of Salvador Allende in Chile began weeks before his September 4, 1970, victory, according to just declassified minutes of an August 19, 1970, [...]

Should Americans Applaud Protests Undermining Democratic Governments?

By Robert Parry, www.consortiumnews.com -

There seems to be some confusion among Americans including some of those involved in people-powered movements in the United States. Some differentiate among street protests that challenge [...]

Extradition Sought For US Trained Murderer Of Chilean Singer

By Staff, www.soaw.org -

On the 40th Anniversary of the U.S.-supported military coup in Chile, SOA Watch is calling for the extradition of Pedro Barrientos, a graduate of the U.S. Army School of the Americas, who [...]