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Why Doesn’t President Piñera Fall After Over a Month of Revolution?

We have been in the streets for over a month now, in this beautiful Chilean awakening process. Popular movement, the Youth and workers gave a nice example on how to fight back. We passed along our strength in struggle to our brothers and sisters in other countries, like Colombia,...

Agreement for a New Constitution From Above is a Trap! Let’s Stay in the Streets Until Piñera Is Out!

The agreement for “Peace and a New Constitution” is a sample that “the ones below,” after demonstrating for over a month and organizing in Popular Assemblies and other instances, are able to make “the ones above” give in. But, so far, they have changed their speech. By MIT – Chile   One...

Denounce Piñera for Crimes Against Humanity

From the Popular Defense and together with Human Rights organisms, our comrade María Rivera (from our sister party, MIT) led the denunciation against Sebastián Piñera for the brutal repression against the Chilean people.     By PSTU-Argentina   “In the frame of the social explosion (…) we see, in astonishment, that from the Chilean...

Piñera calls for peace: what peace is he talking about?

Piñera, in his last speech, called for peace. Since yesterday, many major business institutions also issued statements calling for peace and justice. By MIT-Chile This is the case of the CPC (Confederation for Production and Commerce), the SOFOFA (Manufacturing Development Company), the Icare (Chilean Institute of Rational Business Administration), the Chilean...

Chile – Constituent Assembly: Solution or Trap?

Facing the social rebelion our country is living, many social organizations, unions and political parties such as Frente Ampla or the Comunist Party raises the flag for a Constituent Assembly as way out to the ongoing crisis. By David Espinoza   As most of us know, the 1980 Constitution is a totally...

Out with Murderer Piñera!

MIT Statement Before the Popular Rebellion Workers’ and popular assemblies to organize self-defense! Down with the 1980 Constitution! For a workers’ and popular government!   Piñera has to fall as a consequence of the mobilization process and a General Strike. No trust in the Constitutional Accusation process! We have been mobilized for over 10 days,...

General Strike until Piñera Falls! Military Out of the Streets!

The popular uprising that crosses the country is defying the order that has been keeping us in misery for decades. Because the abuse of the bosses’ class and all governments that protect it is extreme. Because the complicity with the bosses by political parties in the Parliament and the...

Open Letter  to the Armed Forces Troops by the International Workers’ Movement

Since October 19, thousands of you are out in the Santiago streets, slowly spreading through the entire country. By MIT Chile   Your uniforms and fusils try to be part of the landscapes of the cities. We know that the period you will be in this institution, for many of you,...

Miners’ Strike in the Midst of the Chilean Rebellion

In the midst of the popular rebellion that crosses the country, Miners of La Escondida are going to strike. Let’s go for the General Strike! We copy here the statement of the Union Nº1 of Miners from La Escondida:  Comrades, Today the country is going through harsh, critical times. A legitimate social...

Down with the State of Siege! No to the Fare’s Rise!

Piñera’s government declared State of Emergency for the entire Metropolitan Region of Santiago . This is the only response that this corrupt, pro-businessmen government can give to the growing outrage that exploded in the last days, especially yesterday, October 18, in which Santiago lived a true popular uprise. By MIT-Chile   The...

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