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It’s About Control

No. 34 of #50cases Sometimes you lose control of your life, and there’s nothing you can do about it. Sometimes your human rights are all you have left. Three years behind … Continued

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Nowhere To Hide For Torturers

No. 38 of #50cases. General Pinochet became President of Chile and Commander in Chief of its army in 1973. In the following two and a half decades, his brutal regime became … Continued

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