Daily Archives: July 6, 2017

evo’s divide and conquer strategy to remain in power ad infinitum?!

Throughout Bolivian history, the police and military forces have been key to secure power to ruling parties …

The coca grower caudillo’s strategy is no different, he relentlessly wants to remain in power, no matter what … eleven years ago, one of the first things he did was to force two general’s classes to leave office. Thus, sending a powerful message, either you are with me or you are out!

This cartoon from El Dia (07/05/2017), describes the sentiments of those who have fallen to his $$$ “reward” or else … will do whatever there is in their power to continue to support this petty government. Military have been receiving bonuses and thus thier military salary is a big chunk to secure loyalty.

UPDATE: this cartoon was published today, from El Dia:

At the end both “armed” forces do get their share … police getting “contributions not so voluntary