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Democracy & Elections
Colombia’s presidential race takes shape after congressional and primary voting.
A smooth alternation of power is a sign of a healthy democracy.
Chile’s President Bachelet leaves office after a second term widely seen as disappointing. But her influence was more transformative than many recognize.
In this new issue of AQ, we preview the region’s 2018 elections – and explain why anti-establishment nationalists are rising in the polls.
Pedro Pablo Kuczynski's travails point to deeper problems within Peru's democracy.
Election year politics are complicating implementation of Colombia’s peace deal. The next president could seek significant changes.
This year’s “electoral supercycle,” and the race to succeed Washington and Caracas as the hemisphere’s big players.
How a retired Army captain rose from a marginal apologist for torture and dictatorship to a serious contender for Brazil’s presidency.
Curtailing the influence of ex-presidents would create space for fresh leadership.
Immature parties and political institutions have left Peru on the brink of crisis. A coming impeachment vote spells more trouble ahead.


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