Pinochet-Era Soldiers and Secret Police Members Arrested in Chile

Via the Guardian, “A Chilean judge has ordered the detention of almost 100 former soldiers and secret police officers from General Augusto Pinochet’s regime as part of investigations into human rights abuses, according to reports. Among the 98 held are former employees of Pinochet’s notorious Dina intelligence service, which ran … Continue reading

Dizzy’s Ten Post Round-Up

After, what amounts to seven days on the road, I feel like I am out of practice with this blogging thing. Obviously, from today’s Ten Post Round-Up the rest of the world did not stop finding trouble to get into, while I was away from my keyboard: 1: Hmmm…I never … Continue reading