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Interview with Mauricio Hernández Norambuena, Former Guerrilla and Political Prisoner

Chile. Mauricio Hernández Norambuena (62), former Manuel Rodríguez Patriotic Front [FPMR, a revolutionary guerrilla group that fought against the fascist dictatorship of Pinochet in the ‘80s and ‘90s] fighter, spent 17 years in Brazil, confined practically 24 hours a day in a few meters and totally segregated. Now, he is serving a sentence in a Chilean prison; he is in the maximum security section (special isolation and punishment module), the same compound from which he escaped hanging from a helicopter 24 years ago. Norambuena is serving two sentences for the kidnapping of Cristián Edwards and the death of Jaime Guzmán. Today he gives an interview through a video call on WhatsApp to talk about his story.

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Hunger Strike by Mapuche Prisoners in Angol Prison, Chile

Chile. Mapuche prisoners are on hunger strike. What follows is a statement from prisoners in Angol prison.

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Subversive Prisoner Juan Aliste Vega: The Same Enemies, A Continuous Struggle

In October of 2007, a Santiago branch of Banco Security was robbed, during which a servant of the bourgeosie (a cop) was killed. On July 9, 2010, comrade Juan Aliste Vega (a fugitive since October 2007) was arrested at the bus station in Retiro. He was accused of participating in the robbery of the Banco Security, along with Marcelo Villarroel Sepúlveda (an ex-militant of the Mapu Lautaro and currently an anarchist comrade), and Freddy Fuentevilla Saa(an ex-militant of the MIR [Movimiento de Izquierda Revolucionaria/Revolutionary Left Movement]).

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Statement from Anarchists of Module 14, Santiago Prison 1 in #Chile

Chile. Statement by anarchist prisoners of Module 14, Prison 1 in Santiago de Chile.

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#Chile: A few quick words from Refractario on the #covid-19 #pandemic

March 25, 2020. The spread of covid 19 around the world reached the territory dominated by the Chilean State, the rate of sick people grows exponentially and we assume the number of dead people will grow.

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#Chile, Anarchist Prisoner Marcelo Villarroel: About Prison Resistance and the Need to Extend the Autonomous Anti-Prison Struggle

Santiago de Chile. Chile. A message from imprisoned anarchist comrade Marcelo Villarroel.

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#Chile, #Concepción: On remand, accused of burning down the local headquarters of the UDI

Chile. Concepción. On November 7, 2019 the UDI[1] local office in Concepción was violently attacked and partially burned. Months later, in January, Ignacio Caamaño Lara was arrested and accused of participating in the attack.

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“At least I had the satisfaction of striking against this ruling system and its voracious gear ” Words from an anarchist prisoner of the #revolt from #Santiago 1

Santiago de Chile. Chile. Letter from an anarchist prisoner of the revolt, who is imprisoned in Santiado 1.

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#Chile, #Santiago Prison 1: Letter from an anonymous anarcho-nihilist prisoner of the #revolt

Chile. Words of a prisoner in the revolt, from Santiago 1, block 14, accused of throwing an incendiary device.

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#Chile, #Concepción: A new detainee of the #revolt as a result of the gun control law

Chile. In the first days of February there were confrontations in the city centre of Concepción, in particular near the University.

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