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  1. The Chilean 'model'

    Michael Moffit
    22 September 1976
    Article

    'The coup in Chile would somehow be extraordinarily important in my life' wrote Michael Moffit days after the assassination of his wife Ronni and his friend Orlando.

  2. How the Other Half Dies

    • Susan George
    09 June 1976
    Book

    Hunger is not a scourge but a scandal. This is the premise of Susan George's classic study of world hunger. Re-released in 2009 as free online download.

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    Chilean Violence Increasingly Spreads Beyond its Borders

    Lewis H. Diuguid
    22 September 1976
    Article

    Violent political change has been under way in Chile for six years now, with the violence increasingly spreading beyond the borders of this South American country into the western capitals to which exiles from those opposing the present military government had moved.

  4. Two Deaths in the Morning

    Saul Landau
    01 December 1976
    Article

    Orlando Letelier represented all the qualities government should stand for: he was a lawyer who believed in rules and constitutions, his ethic was equality and justice; his means of persuasion and authority was reason.

     
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    Request to Discharge Committee on the Judiciary from Further Consolidation of House Resolution 1559

    22 September 1976
    Article

    Condemning Murders of Orlando Letelier and Ronni Karpen Moffitt; US Congressional Record - House, 22 September 1976

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    Murder of Diplomat Deplored

    Phillip A. McCombs
    22 September 1976
    Article

    Considerable outrage was expressed over the murder of Orlando Letelier yesterday.

  7. The Chicago Boys in Chile: Economic Freedom's Awful Toll

    Orlando Letelier
    28 August 1976
    Article

    Deeply involved in the preparation of the 1975 military coup in Chile, the so-called Chicago Boys convinced the Junta generals that they were prepared to supplement the brutality, which the military possessed, with the intellectual assets it lacked. Here Orlando Letelier, TNI's second director, reflects on the impact their economic ideology had on Chile and by default shares pertinent observations on the legacy that persists today.

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    Ex-Chilean Ambassador Killed by Bomb Blast

    Stephen J. Lynton, Lawrence Meyer
    22 September 1976
    Article

    Orlando Letelier, a high official of the late Chile President Salvador Allende, was killed in Washington yesterday when a bomb exploded beneath his car.