This time, in Mexico.
victory on Thursday in an election that divided Mexico, but his leftist
rival vowed to fight the result in the courts and on the streets.
Harvard-educated Calderon was elected with 35.88 percent of the vote
and Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, a combative left-wing former Mexico
City mayor, trailed close behind on 35.31 percent, final official
Lopez Obrador angrily claimed the election last
Sunday was plagued with irregularities and pledged to fight it in
Mexico's electoral tribunal...
where leftists have taken power in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Uruguay
and Venezuela and turned away from Washington.
And, Ceci Connolly is blogging the results and some of the protests, here.