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EVENT POSTPONED: Report From Chile On The 50th Anniversary of The US AFL-CIO Supported Coup In Chile

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Date:
Saturday, October 28, 2023
Time:
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Event Type:
Meeting
Organizer/Author:
San Jose Peace & Justice Center & LEPAIO
Location Details:
San Jose Peace & Justice Center
48 S. Seventh Street, Suite 101
San Jose

This is the 50th anniversary of the US and AFL-CIO supported coup in Chile. The repression and privatization that the coup and Pinochet brought still torments the people and country.
Join Elisabeth Milos, a Chilean American and member of CWA UPTE UCSF as well as LEPAIO who will be reporting on her trip to Chile on September 11th. She will also show video from her trip and she will be joined by Alicia Carvajal, a Chilean American and survivor of the 1973 coup who will share here experiences.
The co-sponsor Labor Education Project on The AFL-CIO International Operations LEPAIO was formed to educate US trade unionists and workers about the role of the AFL-CIO around the world. The AFL-CIO is receiving over $75 million for the operations of the Solidarity Center which has is in 62 countries around the world and has been engaged in supporting pro-corporate unions and backing US coups and interventions.
Additional Media:
Stop AFL-CIO CIA Supported Coups! Speak Out & Action At AFL-CIO HQ On 50th Anniversary of Chile Coup
https://youtu.be/MrPWFpTWyAQ
“Chile 50 Years After 1,000 Days That Shook The Backyard Of Imperialism”:
https://youtu.be/BkNX8_d5fqQ
The Workers Do Not Participate In The Government, They Are The Government Los Trabajadores No Participan En El Gobierno, Son El Gobierno
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I1gk0c1WwJQ
The US, CIA, AFL-CIO, AIFLD & The 1973 Chilean Coup With Professor Ruth Needleman
https://youtu.be/Kw2NQbZgH-o
Chile's 9/11 & The Rise Of US Fascism
https://youtu.be/FMRrZWbaIOk
Memories of Chile On The 49th Anniversary Of The US AFL-CIO Supported Coup
https://portside.org/2017-07-03/memories-chili
1962-1979: The AFL-CIO and Trade Union Counterinsurgency US INTERFERENCE. PART II (FINAL
)https://www.voltairenet.org/article30046.html
U.S. Labor Reps. Conspired to Overthrow Elected Governments in Latin America
http://www.laboreducator.org/darkpast4.htm
“If the health workers of Chile collapse, the entire population will suffer”
https://publicservices.international/resources/news/carolina-espinoza-if-the-health-workers-of-chile-collapse-the-entire-population-will-suffer?id=11809&lang=en
U.S. Responsibility for the Coup in Chile
http://www.namebase.net:82/chile.html
LEPAIO
https://aflcio-int.education
info [at] aflcio-int.education
Added to the calendar on Wed, Oct 11, 2023 1:51PM
§Chilean Workers Organized Against The US AFL-CIO Efforts To Destroy The Economy
by San Jose Peace & Justice Center & LEPAIO
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The Chilean workers and councils were organizing against strikes of the mines and truckers that were financed and supported by the US and AFL-CIO leadership to overthrow the Allende government. Today the AFL-CIO leadership continue to defend these labor crimes and also are continuing to intervene in countries around the world. The privatization of the social security, healthcare and education that were implemented in Chile by Milton Friedman and the Chicago Boys are now taking place in the US.
§Chile Teachers & Students Fighting To Protect Education
by San Jose Peace & Justice Center & LEPAIO
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Chilean teachers and students are fighting against the privatization and attacks on public education. The privatization of education came as a direct result of the US AFL-CIO supported coup and Pinochet and they are still suffering the consequences of these crimes.
§Report from Chile - POSTPONED
by SJPJC
Report From Chile On The 50th Anniversary of The US AFL-CIO Supported Coup

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