The detention and the subsequent legal proceedings against Pinochet represented an enormous victory for human rights and set an important precedent for international law.
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Stacie Jonas, Coordinator of the Bring Pinochet to Justice Campaign run by the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, DC, answers questions about the ongoing case against Gen. Augusto Pinochet in Chile.
Light Among Shadows documents a journey from the darkness of tyranny to the dawning of a new era for champions of human rights the world over.
A Chilean magistrate reinstated the indictment and house arrest of Gen. Augusto Pinochet on charges stemming from the killing of 57 political prisoners and the disappearance of 18 others.
As our leaders warn countries that harbor terrorists, who will warn our leaders about harboring terrorists here?
A poem for Orlando Letelier, Sheridan Circle Memorial Service, 18 September 1977.
A poem for Orlando Letelier, Sheridan Circle Memorial, 24 September 2000.