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2021-10-21 Caribbean-Latin America
Ecuador’s President Guillermo Lasso declares a state of emergency in the country grappling with a surge in drug-related violence
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Posted by Fred 2021-10-21 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [125 views ]  Top
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#1 Well, he's got the right name for the job. Gig 'em, Guillermo!
Posted by Merrick Ferret 2021-10-21 02:09||   2021-10-21 02:09|| Front Page Top

#2 US Secretary of State Antony Blinken flew to Ecuador on October 19 to declare US support for the country’s beleaguered President Guillermo Lasso, one day after he imposed a state of emergency (estado de excepción), suspending constitutional rights and deploying heavily armed troops in the streets.
Appearing before the media alongside Ecuador’s foreign minister, Mauricio Montalvo, Blinken declared, “In extraordinary moments, democracies require exceptional measures.”
Posted by Bertie Crains2651 2021-10-21 08:04||   2021-10-21 08:04|| Front Page Top

#3 ^ love it. Estado de excepción.
That neatly summarizes our kakocrats' theory of governance.

Sort of a unified field theory of Woke Begavior, of everything these assholes have perpetrated in the last several years:

Excepción del WuFlu
Excepción del Negro
Excepción de las Protestas Pacíficas
Excepción del Inquisición del Seis de Noviembre
Excepción de Los Gentes Que Menstruaran
Excepción del Pelosi [Cuomo, Whitmer, Newsome...]
Excepción de la Guerra Sagrada Contra El Hombre-Naranja.
Posted by Merrick Ferret 2021-10-21 08:24||   2021-10-21 08:24|| Front Page Top

#4 /\ And appointing Czars, MerrickF, gotta talk about unelected 'czars'.
Posted by magpie 2021-10-21 14:14||   2021-10-21 14:14|| Front Page Top

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