Chile: Student movement regains momentum

Posted on August 29, 2012 • Filed under: Chile, Conflicts, Police/Military Activity, Politics, Social Issues

150,000 people gathered Tuesday in the Alameda, the main avenue of the city, according to figures released by the Confederation of Students of Chile (CONFECH) .

“The government said we were a minority: today we saw a clear signal and call massiveness. The government said we were divided, today gave a clear signal of unity. The government said that we have proposed and we are uncompromising: we have shown that we do have proposals and we are willing to discuss them, “said Gabriel Boric, president of the Student Federation of the University of Chile (FECh) , the main house of studies Country public. Read Article

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