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'Rebirth': Chileans vote by millions to tear up Pinochet's constitution

Chileans poured into the country’s main squares after voters gave a ringing endorsement to a plan to tear up the country’s Pinochet-era constitution in favour of a new charter drafted by citizens. In Santiago’s Plaza Italia, the focus of the massive and often violent social protests last year which sparked the demand for a new magna carta, fireworks rose above a crowd of tens of thousands of jubilant people singing in unison as the word “rebirth” was beamed onto a tower above. With more than three quarters of the votes counted, 78.12% of voters had opted for a new charter. Many have expressed hopes that a new text will temper an unabashedly capitalist ethos with guarantees of more equal rights to healthcare, pensions and education

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    The Guardian is pure evil.
    Who are they guarding???

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    VIVA CAMILA
    VIVA CHILE

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    When the gap between rich and poor gets too big..

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