Sebastian Piñera
Demands for broad constitutional change are not new – and politicians should have listened.
It's about more than the economy.
The likely impacts of climate change on security and migration could convince Trump to see the light.
Last week’s primaries show that most voters are looking for mainstream candidates for president in November.

Many Mapuche warmly greeted President Sebastián Piñera’s recent promise to give “top priority and urgency” to finding a constitutional solution that will recognize Chile’s Indigenous Mapuche people, a 700,000-person strong minority group that constitutes 6 percent of Chile’s population.

After being stalled in Congress for seven years, a bill formally sanctioning discrimination became law in Chile yesterday.

Top stories this week are likely to include: proposed OAS human rights commission reform; OAS meeting underway in Bolivia; Pacific Alliance meeting on Wednesday; Peru-Chile relations; and no end in sight to the anti-mining protests in Peru.

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