Generals remain ultimate power brokers in Latin America

Good morning! We’re covering the aftermath of Lula being released from prison. Evo Morales’s resignation shows how much civilian leaders can’t survive without the backing of generals in Latin America. (This newsletter is for platinum and gold subscribers only. Become one now!)

A dangerous game

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To declare a state of emergency in Chile, Sebastián Piñera surrounded himself with members of the military. Photo: Office of the Chilean Presidency

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