The NY Times and Elon Musk Deal With Bolivia

August 10, 2020

Maria Silvia Trigo and Anatoly Kurmanaev have penned an article for The New York Times that describes the dramatic protests in Bolivia against the interim government. As so often in NYT articles, the content reveals more about the newspaper itself than about the topic it analyzes. Treating the...

Will Evo Morales Win Again in Bolivia?

March 21, 2019

Evo Morales' re-election bid will be a referendum on his current administration. Evo Morales, the president of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, is currently in his 13th year in office, with aspirations of remaining until 2025. He is the longest consecutively serving head of state in Latin...

Bolivia Has Failed to Keep Its Promise on Indigenous Rights

November 18, 2014

A critical look at Evo Morales’ disguised support of right-wing politics in Bolivia. On October 12, Bolivians elected President Evo Morales for a third time. In office since 2006, he serves the longest tenure of any democratically elected government in Bolivia since the military coup of 1982....