Chile in Coronavirus Times: Popular Uprising Under Curfew

Until early March this year, millions of people took part in the protests against Chile's neoliberal economic system, which began in October last year. Now the coronavirus pandemic has stopped the protests but they are by no means over.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The coronavirus pandemic is affecting Chile at a politically sensitive moment. Never before in the history of the country has a President and his government had such a low level of popular support. Until a month ago, the approval rate stood at around six percent.

Until early March this year, millions of people took part in the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?