Forty years ago in Chile, General Augusto Pinochet and his military overthrew President Salvador Allende; today, even after the Chilean transition to democracy and Pinochet’s death, tensions remain. Here’s a look at Jon Lowenstein’s photos in the week leading up to Chile’s 2013 Presidential elections: http://nyr.kr/1fHIWWx
Top: Ana Gonzalez points to her late husband, Manuel Recabarren, in the only surviving picture of the couple with their six children.
Bottom-Left: A gallery of small black-and-white photographs of the disappeared, which hangs on a wall that spans the second and third floors of the Museum of Memory and Human Rights.
Bottom-Right: Ana Gonzalez, pictured in her home in Santiago.
Photographs by Jon Lowenstein.