Chile: Pinochet's Legacy | People and Power


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In late 2019, widespread and sometimes violent protests against economic inequality in Chile forced the government to promise a national plebiscite on changes to a constitution that dates back to the Pinochet era of the 1970s and 80s. That process was put on hold as the coronavirus pandemic hit. The vote, originally set for April, is now supposedly rescheduled for October 2020 but, as this report from filmmakers Luis del Valle and Lali Houghton makes clear, the passionate debate about the country's future shows no sign of diminishing. - Subscribe to our channel: - Follow us on Twitter: - Find us on Facebook: - Check our website:

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