New leader emerges in Chile schools movement

Engineering student Giorgio Jackson has risen to prominence amid protests for access to education.

    Chilean students have been taking to the streets for more than four months to demand decent access to education.

    The movement has rallied national support and captured the imagination of many around the world.

    One engineering student has risen to become one of the leaders of the movement.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Santiago.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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