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Unformatted text preview: In Class Notes One paragraph on Kissinger and chile and another on operation condor Human Rights in Latin America Operation Condor- Pinochet cooperates with Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay- Notorious human rights abuses o Anyone associated with the left was subject to torture, disappearance o The state would blame leftist guerilla forces- These dictators were reliable anti-communists- Neoliberal economics o Chicago Boys (complete reversal of Allendes program Third Way believed in an extremely free-market economy, corporatist believed minimal/no state intervention on the economy free-trade, deregulation- industrial belts: workers were organized by their trade and by region US South American Relations- US Senate bans arms assistance to Pinochet- Kissinger pushes to support Chile o Reliable anti-communists- Ambivalence towards Operation Condor o Perception that US would benefit o Human rights viewed as too politicized -&gt; didnt want it to take center stage in...
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