The Key to Evo Morales’ Political Longevity: Why He's Outlasted Other Latin American Left-Wing Leaders
A little more than a decade ago, it looked as though the political left was sweeping Latin America. Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez dominated the regional stage, while left-wing presidents rose to power in a slew of countries, from El Salvador and Honduras to Argentina and Chile. But now there seems to be a turn back in the other direction, as leaders and parties have been defeated in several countries and Venezuela has descended into authoritarianism and chaos verging on state failure.
Anria, Santiago, and Evelyne Huber. "The Key to Evo Morales’ Political Longevity: Why He's Outlasted Other Latin American Left-Wing Leaders." Foreign Affairs (Article published online February 14, 2018). https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/bolivia/2018-02-14/key-evo-morales-political-longevity