Bolivia’s Politics of the Streets

“From across North Africa to Wisconsin, activists are navigating a new terrain of global protest and relationships with their governments. Whether in ousting old tyrants or dealing with new allies in office, the example of Bolivia holds many lessons for social movements. An illustrative dynamic is now unfolding in this Andean country where the movements hold sway over the government palace, and the leftist President Evo Morales says he “governs by obeying the people.” But sometimes the people don’t give him any other choice.”

read more here:

http://www.towardfreedom.com/home/americas/2301-governing-by-obeying-the-people-bolivias-politics-of-the-streets

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