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Fiddling with constitutions is usually a risky distraction

6 mins | Aug 30, 2022
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Most of the time, they should be left alone. In early September 22nd, Chileans will vote on a new charter which would replace a document that has been amended 60 times since 1980. The rest of Latin America is keen to follow, but will it help with the continent's wide range of issues? Using examples from around the world, The Economist examines how constitutional change is not always bad, but most tweaks are unhelpful.
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