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Saturday, October 31, 2015
A Military-Backed Comedian Will Be Guatemala’s Next President. Activists Aren’t Laughing.
Riding a wave of anti-establishment sentiment, Jimmy Morales — a comedian with no political experience and backed by military hard-liners — has been elected Guatemala’s next president. Morales saw his popularity surge amid a series of corruption scandals that led to mass citizen protests , the...