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Protestas, descontento y democracia en América Latina

August 20, 2021

Las protestas y estallidos sociales vienen marcando la coyuntura política latinoamericana. Luego de un paréntesis al comienzo de la pandemia de covid-19, han reemergido con fuerza en varios países de la región. Las movilizaciones no tienen, sin embargo, una direccionalidad única, ni un solo punto de llegada. Y vuelven a poner de relieve las tensiones entre desigualdades y democracia.

María Victoria Murillo
Columbia University


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