Get on the Bus
Chile’s private bus companies tried to repress the working-class vote. It backfired.
On December 19, 2021, the day of the Chilean presidential runoff, rumors spread about a corporate plan to sway the count in favor of the right-wing candidate, José Antonio Kast. As the day wore on, they were confirmed: private bus companies had cut service to working-class neighborhoods in Santiago and other cities, preventing voters from […]