RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - An anchor keeps Latin America stuck in its most recent past. A retrospective look highlights how difficult it is for the region to turn the page, which is not about left or right. The script is, if not repetitive, very familiar.
There's a businessman, banker, Guillermo Lasso, who became victorious in Ecuador in his third attempt, with proposals that don't differ much from those he presented in the first try. Or a Fidel Castro nostalgic, Pedro Castillo, who will run for the presidency of Peru against the daughter of the autocrat jailed for human . . .