Australian Left Review

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Not the Pope's Peru


Peru, yet another South American country under the thumb or U.S. corporate and international capital, has recently had an election. The Alianze Popular Kevolucionaria Americana (APR V) candidate, thirty-five year old Alan, has become Peru's latest and youngest ever president. But will he maintain power without forming a coalition with the U.S- backed military? Kerri Carrington was in Peru before the elections and wrote this special report.