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Fifty Years Since Its Founding: 
A History of the Movement of the Revolutionary Left (MIR) (Viewpoint Magazine)

“The legacy is very wide and can be observed in multiple dimensions: political, social, cultural, aesthetic and ethical. I’m going to restrict myself to the political dimension. In that, there are several aspects that we can emphasize. On the hand … Continue reading

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The Coup in Chile by Ralph Miliband

“How the reasonable men of capitalism orchestrated horror in Chile 42 years ago today.” via re-print in Jacobin What happened in Chile on September 11, 1973 did not suddenly reveal anything new about the ways in which men of power … Continue reading

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Salvador Allende, Santiago de Chile, 11 September 1973- Last Words to the Nation

My friends, Surely this will be the last opportunity for me to address you. The Air Force has bombed the towers of Radio Portales and Radio Corporación. My words do not have bitterness but disappointment. May they be a moral … Continue reading

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