Salvador Allende Voted Greatest Chilean in TV Poll

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Allende's first place in the television poll "means that the efforts of the dictatorship, and the social and political sectors that supported it, to systematically discredit and denigrate his memory, as well as the shameful attempts by governments in power since 1990 to hide his achievements, have been unsuccessful," Chilean historian Sergio Grez told IPS. He is best known for nationalizing copper, Chile's largest export.

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In fairness, I wish the article had mentioned the ... by vidiot on Monday, Sep 22, 2008 at 9:53:24 AM
well, what I thought was that they must not be abl... by Rady Ananda on Tuesday, Sep 23, 2008 at 9:04:35 PM
Now Chile needs to find another socialist to run f... by Ty on Monday, Sep 22, 2008 at 2:55:56 PM