Peru: Chavez and Morales in the Peruvian Elections

Writing from Venezuela, both Miguel Octavio and Daniel Duquenal fear for Peru's political future. Un Lobo en Peru inspires some interesting comments with a post about the Peruvian government's decision to withdraw the ambassador to Venezuela. Maxwell Cameron of the University of British Columbia, meanwhile, says that presidential candidate Alan Garcia is framing the second round of elections as a “choice between Chavez and Peru.” Lastly, but far from least, Gran Combo Club has two (ES) phenomenal posts (ES) covering bloggers’ reactions to the creeping influence of Evo Morales and Hugo Chavez in the Peruvian elections.

Start the conversation

Authors, please log in »


  • All comments are reviewed by a moderator. Do not submit your comment more than once or it may be identified as spam.
  • Please treat others with respect. Comments containing hate speech, obscenity, and personal attacks will not be approved.