body of water near mountain
Chileans on Sunday elected Gabriel Boric as their next president,



Blog#249


Gabriel Boric, a Former Student Activist, Is Elected Chile’s Youngest President

  • The millennial will play an important role in helping shape a new legal framework for a nation that has been roiled by social upheaval.
Chileans on Sunday elected Gabriel Boric as their next president, entrusting the young leftist lawmaker with helping to shape the future of a nation that has been roiled by protests and is now drafting a new Constitution. Capitalizing on widespread discontent with the political factions that have traded power in recent decades, Mr. Boric attracted voters by pledging to reduce inequality and promising to raise taxes on the rich to fund a substantial expansion of the social safety net, more generous pensions and a greener economy.

Gabriel Boric, ex estudiante activista, es elegido presidente más joven de Chile