The Chilean Protests, The Return of Kirchnerism, South American Elections, and More



October 30, 2019
Chile's new generations have become politicized in fragmented protests, marked by cathartic moments of social explosion and the collapse of some pillars that were supposed to be unmovable. The protests sparked by metro fare hikes are the latest chapter exploring the limits of what's possible.  
October 30, 2019
A history behind Santiago's subway system and why a fare increase sparked massive protests. 
October 29, 2019
Sunday's elections in Argentina demonstrate that pronouncements of the death of the Left in Latin America were premature. 
October 28, 2019
The Left's largest victory in Colombia's October local elections came in the former paramilitary stronghold of Magdalena, where a growing progressive movement has taken control of both the capital city and governorship for the first time.
October 25, 2019
As protests continue in Chile over systemic inequality, the government is resorting to tactics not seen since the dictatorship. 
October 24, 2019
Despite Evo Morales declaring victory, the election in Bolivia reflects growing discomfort with his hold on power. 
October 24, 2019
With the likely return of Kirchner, it's important to look back at the complicated relationship between Argentina and the International Monetary Fund to understand the country's economic future. 
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