Horacio Verbitsky is a leading Argentinean investigative journalist. He was given an International Press Freedom Award by the Committee to Protect Journalists in 2001. Among his books is The Silence: from Paulo VI to Bergoglio, the secret links between the Church and the Navy Mechanics School (2005) and The Flight: Confessions of an Argentine Dirty Warrior (New Press, 2005).
Published in: HomeBreaking the silence: the Catholic Church in Argentina and the 'dirty war'
The Catholic church’s complicity in torture and murder in Argentina should be no surprise; it had, after all, long...