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Crisis in Guatemala: The Fall of the President and his Vice

Crisis in Guatemala: The Fall of the President and his Vice

His former vice has been arrested and President Otto Pérez Molina is now facing possible impeachment after new evidence links him to the ‘La Línea’ corruption scandal.

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Crisis in Brazil: A View from the Left

Crisis in Brazil: A View from the Left

In a week of two big marches, Giselene dos Santos of social group ‘Movimiento Sin Tierras’ explains why the Brazilian Left is critical of President Dilma Rousseff but still defends her mandate.

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The Politics of the Common Man

The Politics of the Common Man

In this month’s piece, José Natason analyses the ‘common man’ approach to politics adopted by the frontrunners in Argentina’s presidential race.

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2015 Primaries: Six Key Themes as we Look to October

2015 Primaries: Six Key Themes as we Look to October

Marc Rogers dissects the results of Sunday’s primaries to see what some of the key issues will be in the run up to October’s presidential election.

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On This Day In… 1865: Welsh Settlers Arrive in Patagonia

On This Day In… 1865: Welsh Settlers Arrive in Patagonia

On 28th July, 1865, around 150 Welsh nonconformists reached the end of a long sea journey, dreaming of a new life in an idyllic utopia. They had actually reached barren Patagonia, but that didn’t stop them.

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The Audiovisual Seduction

The Audiovisual Seduction

In this month’s Le Monde Diplomatique editorial, José Natason analyses the audiovisual strategy of Kirchnerism ahead of the October elections.

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The Minute-by-Minute Democracy

The Minute-by-Minute Democracy

In this month’s editorial, José Natanson uses the concept of ‘delegative democracy’ to analyse the upcoming elections and the context within which the next president will take office.

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‘We Want Them Alive’ – The Ayotzinapa Convoy in Buenos Aires

‘We Want Them Alive’ – The Ayotzinapa Convoy in Buenos Aires

The Indy attended protests and marches led by relatives of the 43 disappeared Ayotzinapa students, who were in Buenos AIres as part of a ‘convoy’ around South America. This is the account of the day.

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The Three Latin Americas

The Three Latin Americas

José Natanson analyses the cracks that delineate three clearly defined political sub-regions within Latin America: Central America, the Andean countries, and the Atlantic axis.

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The Four Paradoxes of the Election Campaign

The Four Paradoxes of the Election Campaign

In this exclusive translation for The Indy, José Natanson analyses the four political paradoxes that are shaping the campaign ahead of this year’s elections.

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