Apr 05, 2022
In General Discussion
After his overthrow, the burning of buses, factories and houses of opponents of Morales in La Paz, as well as the "siege of the cities" ordered by the former president from exile, aroused the ancient terror of white Bolivians to " Indian raider” and raised the abhorrence mobile phone number list of mas to the level of collective hysteria. It was at that moment that the furiously anti-socialist story emerged that continues to this day. Pablo Stefanoni detected in it «three key words: 'hordes' –the militants of the mas are reduced to mere criminal shock groups–; 'wasteful' –[Morales'] widely mobile phone number list praised macroeconomic management would have been a mere virtual reality– and 'tyranny' –the last 14 years would have been pure state despotism–»eleven. This story was partly the motive and partly the coverage of the repression of mas carried out by the interim government. The groups that mobilized in favor of former President Morales were dismantled by the combined forces of the Police and the Armed Forces, which mobile phone number list cost the lives of more than 30 people. Nearly 1,000 leaders were temporarily detained. Several dozen former officials, including Morales and his vice president, Álvaro García Linera, had to leave the country for Mexico and Argentina. Hundreds have been investigated for corruption. Two former ministers were arrested and remain in jail. Seven leaders of the mas took refuge mobile phone number list in the residence of the Mexican Embassy in La Paz, where they were stranded due to the lack of safe-conducts to leave the country. At the same time, the public sphere was almost completely won over by the spokespersons – genuine and upstarts – of the “revolution of the pititas”, as the press mobile phone number list called the protests that preceded the overthrow of Morales.12. Even the intellectuals who had been linked and had prospered with the previous government began to practice target shooting against Morales, who became the "hitting bag" of anyone who knew how to string together a few sentences to produce an opinion piece.