In Election, Bolivia Faces the Legacy of Ousted President Evo Morales

LA PAZ, Bolivia — Adalid Zelada fully supported Evo Morales when Bolivia chose him as the country’s first Indigenous president in 2005.

The way many saw it, large numbers of Bolivians were painfully poor, society was deeply unequal and power was overwhelmingly concentrated among the white elite. Mr. Morales, a socialist and former llama herder, spoke of equality, ending discrimination and recovering the nation’s resources from foreign hands.

“They were very good ideas,” said Mr. Zelada, 47. “But over time, it all became an authoritarian strategy to co-opt power. And those good ideas became just words.”

As Bolivians went to

Comedian Pretty Vee Dazzled for her Birthday in a White Calechie Dress

Comedian Vena E, aka Pretty Vee celebrated her birthday in Atlanta rocking a gown by designer Calechie. The long sleeved custom crepe and crystal mesh dress has a slit that extends up to her hip. The bodice is asymmetrical with solid white material on one side and the crystal mesh on the other which extended up the neckline, creating a crystal turtle neck.

It was paired with silver Stuart Weitzman sandals and she was styled by Jeremy Haynes.

What do you think of this custom look?

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Find out which countries are welcoming US tourists back

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(CNN) — Once one of the world’s most powerful travel documents, the might of the US passport has shriveled during the Covid-19 pandemic.
With US coronavirus cases around the 8 million mark and climbing, many nations continue to view America with trepidation. The European Union has omitted the United