Luis Hernández Navarro

Luis Hernández Navarro is the opinion editor of Mexico's La Jornada

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Enrique Peña Nieto, presidential candidate of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), after exit polls showed him leading in the vote count. (Photograph: Antonio Nava/Zuma Press/Corbis) Views
Monday, July 02, 2012
Peña Nieto's Victory in Mexico is a Vote for the Old Regime
Two Mexicos confronted each other at the polls on Sunday. One of them, formed by thoughtful citizens who want a different country and are determined to support Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
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Wednesday, March 21, 2012
Bolivia Has Transformed Itself by Ignoring the Washington Consensus
Gabriela Oviedo is a fashion model and TV personality. She is a 28-year-old brunette, almost six feet tall. Born in the Bolivian province of Santa Cruz, she was elected as the national beauty queen in 2003. In 2004, Gabriela took part in the Miss Universe pageant. There she was asked to name one of the biggest misconceptions about her country. In awkward English, she answered: "Um … unfortunately, people that don't know Bolivia very much think that we are all just Indian people from the west side of the country.
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