When power lost the trial


In 2022, the subtitle was changed once again to the name of the recent film about the trial, Argentina, 1985. The book addresses a question that remains relevant in the 21st century: killing the enemy or prosecuting criminals? Argentina in ‘76 or Argentina in ‘85?

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In 2014, the subtitle of the book changed to “A Prosecutor’s Vision on the Crimes of Dictatorship, Investigations, and their Impact in Argentina and Globally.” It reflected the legacy of the trial.

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In this book, Luis Moreno Ocampo shares everything he learned as a prosecutor during the trial of Argentina’s military juntas.  First published on June 1996, this book’s subtitling hints at the persistence of military discourse. How could children be taught about dictatorship?The Little Prince has been banned under Argentina’s last dictatorship.

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