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Protests against Columbus Day in Latin America

A demonstrator clashes with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12.  
 REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator clashes with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator clashes with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator gestures in front of ? bus stop set on fire during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator gestures in front of ? bus stop set on fire during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator gestures in front of ? bus stop set on fire during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Police officers stand guard in front of metal fencing surrounding the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12.   REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers stand guard in front of metal fencing surrounding the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers stand guard in front of metal fencing surrounding the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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A demonstrator gestures next to riot police members during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator gestures next to riot police members during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator gestures next to riot police members during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator plays a 'Trutruka' while clashing with riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator plays a 'Trutruka' while clashing with riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator plays a 'Trutruka' while clashing with riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Police officers scuffle with protesters who want to topple the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers scuffle with protesters who want to topple the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers scuffle with protesters who want to topple the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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A demonstrator dances during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator dances during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator dances during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Demonstrators clash with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Police officers scuffle with protesters who want to topple the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers scuffle with protesters who want to topple the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers scuffle with protesters who want to topple the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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Demonstrators clash with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with the riot police during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator lifts a Mapuche flag during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator lifts a Mapuche flag during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator lifts a Mapuche flag during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A bus stop is set on fire during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A bus stop is set on fire during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A bus stop is set on fire during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Demonstrators clash with the riot police (not pictured) during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with the riot police (not pictured) during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators clash with the riot police (not pictured) during a protest march by Mapuche Indian activists against Columbus Day in downtown Santiago, Chile, October 12. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Police officers stand guard in front of metal fencing surrounding the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12.   REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers stand guard in front of metal fencing surrounding the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf

Police officers stand guard in front of metal fencing surrounding the statue of Italian explorer Cristobal Colon, also known as Christopher Columbus, in Mexico City, October 12. REUTERS/Gustavo Graf
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