Chile’s voters are on the verge of a terrible mistake | Curio

Chile’s voters are on the verge of a terrible mistake

5 mins | Nov 22, 2021

Two extremists are leading in the polls for the presidential election. Once seen as a success story, Chile has fallen into years of discontent and instability. Despite signs of peace, it has yet to recover from these years, which is likely to be reflected in the late November presidential elections, with frontrunners coming from both the far-right and left. The Economist argues that Chileans must realise the importance of the moderate record that once held, as they are on the verge of losing their country to dangerous polarisation.

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