TITLE

El Alto: Once Forgotten, Now Loyal

AUTHOR(S)
Derpic, Jorge; Shahriari, Sara
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
Americas Quarterly;Fall2013, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the changes in the city of El Alto, Bolivia since the Gas War in 2003, and how Bolivian President Evo Morales has won and kept the city. Topics include the 2003 protests against former Bolivian President Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada in which El Alto was the center of mobilization, the natural gas connections, and the loyalty of Alteños to Morales.
ACCESSION #
94592025

 

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