Don't Cry for Pinochet

Rescuing the general

The arrest in London last October of Chile’s aging former dictator, Augusto Pinochet, has, if nothing else, revealed some disturbing political fault lines that reach around the globe and even criss-cross the Vatican.
The eighty-three-year-old senator-for-life endures house arrest in a posh English country home awaiting the outcome of extradition hearings that may land him in a courtroom in Spain. Meanwhile, lawyers, activists,...

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Stephen De Mott, MM, is past publisher and executive editor of Maryknoll magazine. He currently lives in Chile.