Author: Miguel Sanchez

Miguel Sanchez is a Research Associate with the Latin American Research Institute (LARI). He is a former political prisoner of the Pinochet dictatorship and came to Canada as a political refugee. Miguel is the associate dean at the faculty of social work at the University of Regina.

  • Allende and 21st Century Socialism

    September 11, 2013 marks the 40th anniversary of the military coup in Chile, the 40th anniversary of the heroic death of Salvador Allende in La Moneda palace, and it will also mark the 40th year of the Chilean diaspora spread around the world. It is, undoubtedly, a relevant historical date for Chileans, Latin Americans, and … Keep reading »