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[–] squiremarcus 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago  (edited ago)

well it would never happen in america but historically every populist nation in south america became a dictatorship

i think 2 didnt? columbia and mexico

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[–] johnlocke90 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago 

On the flip side, Western European countries(which is a much better comparison) have had populist leaders with no dictatorships. I mean, Syriza is populist and while they are a terrible party, Greece is in no danger of becoming a dictatorship.

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