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Political imprisonment in Uruguay

Amnesty International

Political imprisonment in Uruguay

by Amnesty International

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Published by Amnesty International in London, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Uruguay.,
  • Uruguay
    • Subjects:
    • Political prisoners -- Uruguay.,
    • Political prisoners -- Uruguay -- Case studies.,
    • Torture -- Uruguay -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAmnesty International.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9628 .A46 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3099840M
      LC Control Number82204889

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Political imprisonment in Uruguay by Amnesty International Download PDF EPUB FB2

A political prisoner is someone imprisoned because they have opposed or criticized the government responsible for their imprisonment. The term is used by persons or groups challenging the legitimacy of the detention of a prisoner. Supporters of the term define a political prisoner as someone who is imprisoned for his or her participation in political activity.

First published in and written when its Uruguayan author was in exile in Spain, "Springtime in a Broken Mirror" has now been translated into English for the first time. The novel consists of letters (sent and unsent) from Santiago, a political prisoner following Uruguay's military coup, to his wife Graciela, living in exile in Argentina/5(22).

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In addition, the book examines the effect of political imprisonment in the Republic of Ireland, which, until now, has remained relatively unexplored. This book will be of special interest to students of criminology within Ireland, but also of relevance to students of comparative criminal justice, criminology and criminal justice policy making.

CDR: That’s a great question, and what’s interesting is that with regard to this particular book, which is my fourth novel, by the time I knew I was definitely going to write this novel, I had strangely enough done most of the research in terms of the knowledge about the dictatorship era, what it was like, political imprisonment, how things happened, how democracy returned.

Book Description. Irish Political Prisoners presents a detailed and gripping overview of political imprisonment from Seán McConville examines the years from the formation of the Northern Ireland state to the release of the last border campaign prisoners in Author Adam Siddiq.

ISBN X. Publisher Lineage Publishing. Sports & Rating: % positive. On AugChilean President Ricardo Lagos appointed a second commission, the National Commission on Political Imprisonment and Torture, also known as the "Valech Commission" to document additional abuses, including torture, committed under the military dictatorship.

The Valech Commission issued its report in November The Valech Report (officially The National Commission on Political Imprisonment and Torture Report) was a record of abuses committed in Chile between and by agents of Augusto Pinochet's military regime. The report was published on Novem and detailed the results of a six-month investigation.

A revised version was released on June 1, Former political prisoners and victims of authoritarian violence in Uruguay and Argentina have used collective memory making to pursue catharsis with regard to their traumatic experiences (Fried.

Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. Dan Berger: Someone like George Jackson, a California prisoner who was arguably the intellectual figurehead of prisoner activism in the s, cared less about prison reform and more about socialist revolution—a goal far from realized.

Change did come, though. As a result of lawsuits, strikes, exposés, and rebellions, the prison movement changed several things about American prisons.

“A wise, lonely novel [and an] honest reflection of exile.” —The New Yorker In the tradition of Roberto Bolaño’s Savage Detectives, a celebrated classic and heart-wrenching story of a family torn apart by the forces of history, by one of Latin America’s most celebrated writers.

The late Mario Benedetti’s work was often ranked with “such esteemed Latin American writers as. José Martí was born to poor Spanish immigrant parents in Havana, Cuba, on Janu Demonstrating natural artistic abilities from an early age, he originally pursued studies in painting.

The primary organizers of Libertad. are the Movimiento de Liberacion Nacional/Puerto Rico, National Democratic Front/Philippines, FMLN/El Salvador and the MLN-Tupamaros/Uruguay.

Libertad defines political prisoners as "Those comrades imprisoned because of their struggles, mobilizations and actions as well as those people oppressed in every. Update: A Guide to Uruguay’s Legal System and Research.

By Pablo Sandonato de Leon. Update by Juan Troccoli, Mariana Barua and Juan Fischer. Juan Ignacio Troccoli is the Tax Partner of Fisher & Schickendantz, one of Uruguay’s leading law manages the Tax, Corporate and Accounting Department of the firm, integrated by 15 CPA’s and 45 auditing and support staff.

Pedro II inherited an empire on the verge of disintegration, but he turned Brazil into an emerging power in the international arena. The nation grew to be distinguished from its Hispanic neighbors on account of its political stability, zealously guarded freedom of speech, respect for civil rights, vibrant economic growth, and form of government—a functional representative parliamentary monarchy.

Human rights violations in Pinochet's Chile were the crimes against humanity, persecution of opponents, political repression, and state terrorism committed by the Chilean Armed Forces, members of Carabineros de Chile and civil repressive agents members of a secret police, during the Military dictatorship of Chile under General Augusto Pinochet from to Many were tortured.

Others were fired from their government jobs for political reasons. The regime restricted freedom of the press and association, as well as party political activity. Amnesty International calculated that in Uruguay had more political prisoners per capita than any other nation on earth.

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personnel estimated. Indices of Political Imprisonment there is precise information (e.g., Switzerland) to rank higher than they should relative to data-poor countries.

In many cases, of course, no index of political imprisonment (IPI) could be assigned. However, it still seems possible and useful to distinguish between these non-assignable countries which obviously.Uruguay is a place of strange contrasts.

In a grim slum, you find a pauper polishing his vintage Chevrolet, its swooping lines and tuxedo-black finish like a vision of Gatsby’s parking lot.In the tradition of Roberto Bolaños Savage Detectives, a celebrated classic and heart-wrenching story of a family torn apart by the forces of history, by one of Latin Americas most celebrated writers Springtime in a Broken Mirror revolves around Santiago, a political prisoner in Uruguay, who was jailed after a brutal military coup that saw many of his comrades flee/5().