Lesson Title: 

Lagos, Institutions and Corruption

The source text presents a series of opinions about cases of corruption in several governmental institutions in Chile affecting even the current President, Ricardo Lagos a long term defender of the work carried out by Chilean public institutions. The article traces the historical reasons behind these cases of corruption now denounced for the first time by the office of Judge Gloria Ana Chevesich and also, it enumerates several issues that need attention in order to face corruption among such institutions and other levels of government.


  • Spanish


  • Economics/Politics

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level


  • Reading

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 




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