CHILE.docx - Chilean protests In Chile there are ongoing protests due to the rise in Santiago Metros Subway fare People are now protesting against the

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Chilean protests In Chile, there are ongoing protests due to the rise in Santiago Metros Subway fare. People are now protesting against the chilenean government. These protests began with in Santaigo, whereby students had direct conrontations with the police in the citys main train stations( AFP) . The situations escalated to a point of creating rebellion bands that have already damage 81 stations with 17 being burnt down. The protests have led to death of 19 people, almost 2500 are injured and 2840 have been arrested (Boren, 2019) . Now, the United Nations is calling the human rights organizations in Chile to end these protests. On oct, 2019, according to the British Broadcasting corporation (BBC), a state of emergency is being declared to the Chilean capital protests who are sparked by the rising metro ticket prices resulting to violent (Scherman, Arriagada, & Valenzuela, 2015) . Many continue to die while others are getting hospitalized for the brutal beatings from the chilenean army. The New York Times also reports the Santiago metro station being one of the most expensive station in the Latin America. Besides, the city
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Unformatted text preview: officials have become injustice. In similarity, the three sources of news of news capture and expose images that show the level of the event. For instance, going through the sources website, one will find pictures that show how the police use force to move the crowds. There is a difference between AFP News Agency source and the two British Speaking Sources. The AFP captures both pictures and videos while the other two employs use of pictures. I my opinion, the difference in coverage is brought by security purposes. The two British speaking sources has to rely on AFP for more information in call for international help. The freedom of press in Chile makes it easy to expose pictures and videos. References AFP News Agency, Santiago. Boren, M. E. (2019). Student resistance: A history of the unruly subject . Routledge. Scherman, A., Arriagada, A., & Valenzuela, S. (2015). Student and environmental protests in Chile: The role of social media. Politics , 35 (2), 151-171....
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