Describes U.S. efforts to prevent Salvador Allende's election in 1964 and then to destabilize Chile after the 1970 election, leading up to the 1973 coup. From William Blum's Killing Hope.
Allende's Chile, 1972
Case study devoted to the 1972 meeting at which Allende and his coalition partners tried to deal with Chile's mounting problems. Includes background and teaching notes.