The Historic Colombian Elections and the Pink Tide in Latin America | FO° Live
For the last few years, Latin America seemed to have lost preeminence in the world. COVID-19 and the Russian invasion of Ukraine had put this hemispheric region in the shadows. Lately, in the words of Bob Dylan, “The Times They Are A-Changin'” and Latin America is back in focus. A historic election in Colombia has led to a victory for Gustavo Petro.
The new leader of Colombia was once a member of M-19, leftwing guerrilla group. Petro has promised to change the social and political landscape of the country. Petro’s victory is part of a broader trend. Chile voted for a new leftwing…
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