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.
The United States has not apologised for destabilising Chile and thereby altering the destiny of its people.
Could Pinochet, former president of Chile and commander in chief of its armed forces (1973-97), take a fall for income tax evasion?
Pinochet Watch is an electronic news service of the Institute for Policy Studies.
Can the US Democrats free themselves from the “imperial axiom” or will they continue to accept the Republican Party’s framing of events?