Latin America's Journey to Democracy

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A majority of Latin American countries have historically supported democratic rule.

False

Native Americans in Central and South America were governed by Spanish colonists after winning their independence.

True

Oligarchy refers to government by the majority of the population.

False

The Spanish rulers in Latin America censored the press and limited free speech.

True

Elections in Latin America during the 1800s were fair and free from doubt.

False

True or false: A caudillo is a military dictator or political boss in Latin America?

True

True or false: The caudillo in Argentina was Juan Perón?

True

True or false: The caudillo's support came from the military and the wealthy?

True

True or false: Mexico was governed by caudillos who were members of the PRI?

True

True or false: The PRI used fraud and corruption to win elections in Mexico?

True

"Exploring Latin America's Journey to Democracy: From Colonial Legacy to Current Struggles" - Test your knowledge on the historical legacy of colonialism in Latin America and the challenges faced by the region in its quest for democratic governance. Delve into topics such as free elections, citizen participation, minority rights, and the impact of colonial rule on indigenous communities.

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