Pancho Fonseca was born in Chile in 1973, the same year as the Pinochet military coup and subsequent dictatorship. A father jailed for distributing Russian communist propaganda, and a young 21-year-old Chilean mother being told her son didn't survive birth due to complications.
But it was a little more complicated than that. It's a story about Russian Oligarchs, Dictators, nun disguises, prison camps, United Nations, and Canada. But you'll have to listen to the the Reaching For the Middle podcast to get the full story. Available on your favourite podcast platform (S2 Episode 6 part 1),
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