This September marks 40 years since the democratically elected government of Chile and its President Allende
were overthrown in a US-backed coup that resulted in Allende's death.
Countless thousands of people were executed, "disappeared", and/or tortured during
Pinochet's reign of terror that subsequently followed September 11, 1973. As is the case with other atrocities, it is crucial that we listen to the voices of those who survived. If this tour makes it to your community, make a point of being there to check it out.