Visit Red Revolution Media's online store for all your socialist, progressive and protest fashions. From t-shirts to cushions, there's something for everyone!


Chile: Several Arrested, Dozens Injured in Anti-Govt. Demo in Santiago – Reports

At least ten people were reportedly arrested with dozens injured as protesters descended on Chile’s capital city of Santiago in an anti-government demonstration on Friday.

Footage shows police using water cannons and tear gas to disperse the protesters, who responded with projectiles and Molotov cocktails, setting a water cannon vehicle on fire, with the clashes disrupting the capital’s traffic.

Chile’s political and social organizations called for a new wave of protests throughout March, ahead of the referendum on changing the constitution on April 26.

The current wave of demonstrations, considered the largest in decades, was triggered by a rise in subway fares, which has been suspended. Since then, the protests have become a movement with broader complaints against the policies of country’s President Sebastian Pinera and against growing social inequality.



This website is not sponsored or endorsed by big business, corporations or billionaire oligarchs, we have no resources and no backing. We rely on you to keep going.

Our monthly expenses include hosting services, specialist website subscriptions and services, photo media subscriptions, newswire services, and marketing. We currently are unable to issue any payment to writers.

It is our hope that we will one day be able to be a people funded and maintained service who are uniquely positioned to give a voice to the voiceless without any influence from corporatism.

If you value our articles please consider a donation to ensure the continuation of our work. Thank you.



Sign up to our newsletter and follow us on social media to get the latest news, updates from Red Revolution Media.
You can unsubscribe at any time