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· December, 2005

Stories about Bolivia from December, 2005

Bolivia: Evo Morales Update

Both Alvaro Ruiz-Navajas and Eduardo Avila have updates on President-Elect Evo Morales. Speaking of a recent Wall Street Journal article on the Bolivian Election, Jim Shultz says, “This just proves...

Christmastime in Bolivia

Take a deep breath. Watch your belongings. Say goodbye to personal space. If you want to partake in some holiday shopping at a place where you can find anything and...

Bolivia: Evo Morales Spoofed

Eduardo Avila says president-elect, Evo Morales was the victim of a crank call, which you can hear for yourself.

Bolivia: Morales and U.S. Drug Policy

Adam Isacson makes the argument that “Evo Morales is the natural and predictable product of twenty years of a militarized, failed U.S. drug policy in the Andes.”

Bolivia: Álvaro García Linera Interview

Jonathan Olguin has translated an interview with Vice President-elect Álvaro García Linera.

Elections in the Bolivian Blogs

Editor's note: I was so impressed with Miguel Esquirol's summary of blog commentary on Evo Morales’ presidential victory in Bolivia that I asked our ever-growing army of translators to offer...

Bolivia: More on MAS

Jefferson Morley has a good sampling of what Latin America's online media has to say about Evo Morales’ presidential victory while Eduardo Avila calls the decisive victory “a positive step...

Evo Morales: Bolivia's New President

“Grandmother and Grandson After Voting” (Photo Copyright 2005 Jonathan Lieberman) Este artículo también está disponible en español. It would seem that Bolivia has found itself a new president-elect in Evo...

Bolivia: Last Poll Before Elections

Miguel Centallas has posted what looks to be the last poll, with Evo Morales on top, before Sunday's presidential elections.

The Week That Was – Bolivian Blogs

Does the term “retroactive blogging” actually exist? Upon closer inspection and a little help from Google, the concept of retroactive blogging has been around awhile. One of the more interesting...

Bolivia: Election Reflection

Miguel Centallas has a new graphic of the latest pre-electoral poll while Eduardo Ávila, after taking a walk around Cochabamba, reflects on just who this election should be for.

Bolivia: Election Everywhere

Eduardo Ávila jots down his first impressions during his first days in Cochabamba with a quick stop-over in Santa Cruz.

Bolivia: New Vargas Llosa Essay

A.M. Mora y Leon is impressed by a new essay by Peruvian pundit, Álvaro Vargas Llosa on Evo Morales’ threat to Bolivia.

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