Bolivia: Not a coup, just a blunder

Morales’s mistake was to believe that he was the indispensable man.

In Summary
  • He clung to office too long, and now he is toast.
  • The vote-rigging was just too blatant, and for almost three weeks the protesters have been in the streets.

“Democracy is in danger in Bolivia as the result of legitimate pressures from the poor. We cannot generate economic growth and well-being for a few and then expect that the large majorities that are ...

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