June 15, 2023
Giovanni Batz

In Guatemala, an Indigenous candidate was barred from running for president. Her movement’s struggle, however, goes beyond elections.  

May 31, 2023
Joel E. Correia

The status quo party is headed back to the top office, but exhaustion of the country’s development model spells shifting geopolitical relations and an uncertain political future.

January 2, 2023
Sean T. Mitchell

The inauguration of the leftist two-time former leader as Brazil’s president is a source of hope for social and environmental movements worldwide.

October 28, 2022
Bryan Pitts

Brazil faces a stark choice in its presidential runoff Sunday. Can Lula and the Left overcome Bolsonaro’s misinformation and attempts to buy the vote?

October 28, 2022
Constance Malleret

Throughout his campaign, Bolsonaro has counted on the support of Brazil’s Evangelical community. But some of them are breaking the mold.

October 1, 2022
Rafael R. Ioris

The leftist candidate is leading in the polls ahead of the election. But even if Lula wins, he will face many challenges.  

October 1, 2022
Laura Scofield and Matheus Santino / Agência Pública

In Brazil, the most interacted-with posts on social media contradict trustworthy information about Brazilians’ voting intentions.

June 14, 2022
Mikael Wolfe and Christian Robles-Baez

La segunda vuelta será una competencia estrecha entre izquierdista Gustavo Petro y el populista de extrema derecha Rodolfo Hernández, para quién los grupos tradicionales de poder van anunciando su apoyo.

May 30, 2022
Ociel Alí López

While Gustavo Petro secured a monumental first-round win, the historic defeat of conservativism does not guarantee a triumph for the Left in the second round.

May 28, 2022
Sita Bates

The leftist frontrunners in the May 29 presidential election have promised to prioritize environmental policies, including implementing a regional treaty to foster a sustainable economy.


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