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👨🏻‍🔬 Profesor Investigador @IBiomedicas @uandresbello ✍🏻 Participo en https://t.co/7zN3uRs57A y @NexosChileUSA
Oct 21, 2019 • 21 tweets • 5 min read
State of Emergency in Chile: (another) thread for non spanish speaking curious.

(1) At the beginning of this week, groups of students started jumping the turnstiles gates throughout the Santiago subway system in response to a $30 increase (0.042 dollars) in the rush hour fare. (2) if you are shocked by this protest for such a "small" increase, be aware that the ticket ended up in $850 (1.17 dollars) in a Country were the minimum wage is only $426 dollars/month, which leads me to the next topic: