Apr 19, 2022
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The Broad Front must not only contribute to the action of its government, but its parties, regardless of the government, must build a relationship that they have never had with broad sectors of the Chilean citizenry. Only through this political articulation can the fragile and tentative accession achieved on December 19 be institutionalized. The continuity of Iceland Phone Number List the project depends on such institutionalization. The fate of the government will also ultimately depend on what is in front of it. The right will have to manage a costly defeat. With very few exceptions, after the first round, those who gargled for years with the center-right, the liberal right and Iceland Phone Number List the social right, pragmatically embraced a retrograde leadership that lacked depth in terms of their country project. Rebuilding the credibility of a right-wing project committed to democracy is key, not only for itself, but also for institutional stability. But today they lack Iceland Phone Number List leadership that can make this transition quickly. Whoever embraces self-criticism and understands that it is necessary to participate constructively in the negotiation of a new Chile, will eventually be able to establish himself as a pillar of a democratic right. Boric's government has the Iceland Phone Number List possibility of enabling this option, also opening itself to dialogue and negotiation with the constructive fractions of the opposition. That will also pave the way for the parliamentary majorities that it currently lacks to approve key projects. The alternative for the right is to develop an Iceland Phone Number List opposition strategy without concessions, betting on the erosion of a government that will have a very difficult time. That could also be the strategy that José Antonio Kast assumes. And it could end up being a successful strategy to win the next election. If Kast or any functional equivalent to his leadership succeeds, Chile will have lost the last opportunity in a long time to attempt development and strengthen its democracy. also opening up to dialogue and negotiation with the constructive fractions of the opposition. That will also pave the way for the parliamentary majorities that it currently lacks to approve key projects.