Hello, and welcome to the Latin America Weekly newsletter! In this issue: Will pro-market reforms withstand in Uruguay? An unexpected trade boom between Venezuela and a small Brazilian state. And a rapper dancing out his rage.
A key referendum vote for the government in Uruguay
Two years into an opposition-led campaign, Uruguay will finally go to the polls on March 27 to decide whether a massive reform package passed by center-right President Luis Lacalle Pou at the start of his tenure will stand or be repealed.
The reform. Emergency mechanisms were used to pass the Law of Urgent Consideration...