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  1. Tribute to Orlando Letelier

    Susan George
    21 September 2016
    Article

    Orlando Letelier was TNI's second director and a former Chilean government minister under Allende. He was murdered 40 years ago on the orders of the dictator Pinochet. Susan George recalls the day she heard of his assassination and pays tribute to the man and his lasting legacy.

  2. TNI publications that have stood the test of time

    21 March 2014
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    TNI has published over 400 books and thousands of publications since its beginnings in 1974. In honour of our 40th anniversary we have listed some of the ones that made a big impact and in many cases have stood the test of time.

           
  3. Forty important, interesting and quirky facts about TNI

    20 March 2014
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    Do you think you know TNI? Whether a long-term or recent friend, you might be surprised by this top 40 list of dramatic, tragic, inspiring as well as quirky moments in TNI's four decade history.

  4. TNI mourns loss of filmmaker activist Saul Landau

    11 September 2013
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    TNI and Institute for Policy Studies staff and friends are mourning the loss of Saul Landau, an award-winning filmmaker, author, poet, and fearless human rights activist. Saul was an IPS Fellow and TNI Senior Fellow for many years.

  5. TNI remembers Orlando Letelier 36 years on

    19 September 2012
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    In 2012, as the global economic crisis deepens and Occupy Wall Street marks one year,  we remember the visionary work of Orlando Letelier in setting up a programme at TNI for a New International Economic Order.

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    TNI in 1995

    01 June 2006
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    TNI publishes several books including The Next Threat: Western Perceptions of Islam, edited by Jochen Hippler and Andrea Lueg, which debunks the myths about the nature of Islam and Islamic movements.
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    TNI in 1982

    23 December 2005
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    TNI organises a major conference, 'European Parliamentary Conference on South African Destabilisation Efforts', for parliamentarians in The Hague, where government ministers from Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Angola deliver briefings on the South African government's economic and military destabilisation of their nations.
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    TNI in 1997

    17 November 2005
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    TNI in 1998

    17 November 2005
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    TNI in 1993

    17 November 2005
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    TNI's work with peasant organisations deepens, with a research project, conference and European tour of peasant leaders to share the perspectives of the agricultural sector in Central America in relation to Europe and its agricultural policies.
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    TNI in 1996

    17 November 2005
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    TNI develops work on trade issues, and publishes two books: one on the Non-Proliferation Treaty and one on private foreign aid.
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    TNI in 1992

    17 November 2005
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    TNI holds fellows meetings on "Reinventing the Commons" and "Development as Myth".
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    TNI in 1987

    17 November 2005
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    TNI produces a report, two workshops and a parliamentary delegation to the Philippines to encourage a shift in European policy to support Philippine democracy.
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    TNI in 1981

    17 November 2005
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    Conference, organised by TNI fellow Mary Kaldor and TNI associate Dan Smith, with the Appeal for European Nuclear Disarmament (END), where researchers examine proposals for disarmament, non-alignment and new forms of defense.
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    IPS at 20 years

    17 November 2005
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    As it celebrates its 20th anniversary, the Institute for Policy Studies is acknowledged by political observers from all points on the political spectrum as the premier center of progressive scholarship in the United States
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    Riggs Bank Case

    16 November 2005
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    The Riggs Bank played a dubious role role in hiding Pinochet's ill-gotten gains.

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    Riggs Bank to pay millions to Pinochet victims: Press Releasefrom Spanish Legal Team

    01 February 2005
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    The legal team responsible for the private and popular accusation against Pinochet and others before the National Court of Spain for genocide, terrorism, concealment of assets and money laundering.

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    Chilean Judge Charges Pinochet in Rights Case

    Ignacio Badal
    13 December 2004
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    A Chilean judge formally charged Augusto Pinochet with homicide and kidnapping in one of many pending cases related to human rights abuses committed during his 17-year rule, and ordered house arrest for the former dictator.

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    Pinochet indicted for murder

    13 December 2004
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    A Chilean judge indicted former dictator Augusto Pinochet to stand trial for murder and kidnappings carried out under his 1973-1990 iron rule.

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    Pinochet Indicted on Human Rights Charges

    Eduardo Gallardo
    13 December 2004
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    A Chilean judge indicted former dictator Gen. Augusto Pinochet on Monday on charges of kidnapping nine political dissidents and killing one of them.

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