Chile’s fall from grace shows the failures of neoliberalism
"Chile’s fall from grace is symptomatic of worldwide trends that reveal the damages caused by neoliberal policies over the past 40 years"
"Recent protests (in Chile) show that growing the GDP is not enough...if there's no social justice & minimum of social cohesion, the effects of growth will dissolve in grief, demonstrations, and yes, in the shooting of people."
For many years, Chile’s economic growth and transition to democracy have made it the poster boy for neoliberalism. The current wave of protests highlights the extreme inequality caused by 40 years of neoliberal policies, says .
If wants to argue that that inequality in Chile was caused by neoliberalism (whatever that means), then he should’ve also explained these Gini coefficients
Chile's Fall From Grace Shows the Failures of Neoliberalism - via