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Thursday, April 5

New York Times In a Campaign Replay, a Peruvian Is Wooing Indians: "Mr. Toledo's core support comes from those whom Peruvians call Cholos dark-skinned, mostly urban lower- and middle-class people whose ancestors gradually gave up their Indian ways over the last century. They joined a major migration to the cities over the last three generations to escape the poverty of the countryside, especially after the failure of a land reform initiated by a left-wing military government in the late 1960's." I missed this article from March 25 because I was traveling to Brazil. It's a profile of Toledo.

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