Before and after -- 35 years of change in Latin America

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DaveW
Before and after -- 35 years of change in Latin America

Essay question: compare and contrast.

the Presidents of Argentina, Chile and Brazil, today and yesterday :

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 The presidents of Argentina, Brazil, and Chile today, and the presidents of Argentina, Brazil, and Chile 35 years ago.

 

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DaveW

Worth noting : two of today's Presidents were actually tortured by subordinates of yesterday's Presidents.

KenS

35 years ago were the darkest days of the counterrevolution.

While the extremity of the counterrevolutionary fascist grip was ultimately defeated, the rotting corpse stayed together long enough to make sure democracy was safe for fully ripened capitalism.

The death rattle of the Old Order cleared the way for the latino version of the New World Order.

[Which does not close the question of What Now? On the other hand, the unfolding shape of that question was not honestly expected by many, even those who it does not surprise.]