Augusto Pinochet

Lifestyle & Belief

Why do we love conspiracy theories?

Conspiracy theories are a dime a dozen — especially if you spend much time on the internet. And they are not unique to Americans. Researchers now have some clues about why conspiracy theories are so popular, and persistent.

Conflict & Justice

The Soccer Match That Disgraced Chile

Forty years ago, Augusto Pinochet staged a coup. Chileans were held prisoner in the national soccer stadium. Reporter Dennis Maxwell of Radio Ambulante tells the story of one of those prisoners, and a soccer star who refused to shake Pinochet's hand.


Global Politics

Memories of massacre in Chile

37 years ago, the area near the now-famous Chilean mine was the scene of a brutal massacre set in motion by then-president General Pinochet.Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Mark Ensalaco, director of the Human Rights Program at the University of Dayton.