That’s Probably Not the Outcome Evo Morales Was Looking For

I’m not a political scientist, but I think it’s safe to say that, when you hold elections and 44% of the ballots cast are invalid, 17% are blank votes, leaving only 38% of the ballots are actually valid, then the public has spoken, and it’s not really in your favor.

About Colin M. Snider

I have a Ph.D. in history, specializing in Latin American History and Comparative Indigenous History. My dissertation focused on Brazil. Beyond Latin America generally, I'm particularly interested in class identities, military politics, human rights, labor, education, music, and nation. I can be found on Twitter at @ColinMSnider.
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