On the other hand, despite the fact that Kast presented himself as a candidate of "order", everyone knew that the candidate from the right would have been a potentially destabilizing president, due to his certain confrontation with the Constitutional Convention in office, but also due to the foreseeable resistance on the Iceland Phone Number List streets. The "order" in a country that, as was seen in the campaign and in the high electoral participation, More than a radical, many on the left see Boric, 35, as too "yellow," the classic way of referring to reformist lefts. And a large part of its success in the second Iceland Phone Number List round was having been able to win the support of the Christian Democracy and the Socialist Party, including that of former president Michelle Bachelet, today the Iceland Phone Number List United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, who traveled to Santiago to vote and called, through a video , to vote for Boric.
As happened with Podemos Iceland Phone Number List in Spain, the Broad Front (arising from the student mobilizations) harshly criticized the post-dictatorship transition, but could not win without the support of the forces that led it (only, unlike Spain, it did manage to give the surpriseagainst the old center-left, at least in the Presidency, but not in Congress). And even less so could he govern, an increasingly difficult task in a Iceland Phone Number List Latin America in turmoil. A former student leader and currently a deputy, Boric became a presidential candidate after a period of crisis in the Broad Front, after winning the primaries against Daniel Jadue, of the Communist Party (the Chilean electoral system favors the formation of coalitions to participate together in the primaries and take advantage of advertising Iceland Phone Number List spaces and the visibility they generate).
In the campaign, the now president-elect raised a clash between a new leftist culture —with a focus on human rights— and the old Iceland Phone Number List communist culture typical of the Cold War, for example on issues such as the crisis in Venezuela or Nicaragua. In one of the debates with Jadue he pointed out: «The PC is going to regret its support for Venezuela as Neruda regretted his Ode to Stalin». There, Boric's candidacy Iceland Phone Number List seals a series of electoral victories for the idea of "change": the massive "I approve" of the need for a Constitutional Convention in October 2020, the election of mayors in their thirties in several cities in the country, and the composition of the Convention itself.