Journalist Mitra Taj and legal expert Alonso Gurmendi discuss the bumpy road ahead for Peru’s president-elect.
Democracy & Elections
As politicians on the left and right fuel polarization, signs of an appetite for centrist politics are starting to show.
Two young newcomers—Gabriel Boric on the left and Sebastián Sichel on the right—beat out frontrunners to lead their respective coalitions. The presidential vote takes place in November.
The most effective leaders during the pandemic have been mayors. It’s interesting to examine why.