ND Magazine tells story of CCHR initiative in Chile

Author: Kevin Fye


Notre Dame Magazine has published an account of efforts to preserve documents from Augusto Pinochet's brutal dictatorship in Chile in the 1980's.

The story, written by CCHR Assistant Director Sean O'Brien, describes how then CCHR Director Fr. William Lewers smuggled sensitive documents out of Chile and brought them to Notre Dame for safekeeping - and the significant string of events that followed the initiative. Read the story and learn about the larger context here.