It looks like Dr. Wheeler was right on the money with this one:
- Bart Hall adds some additional background from personal experience in Bolivia as an agricultural development worker.
- Austin Bay has UPDATED: Bolivia in a dangerous spiral - including news reports and even an email from a friend on the scene.
- As The Top Of The World Turns has a translation of Augusto Nunes' account in Rio de Janeiro's Jornal do Brasil, one of Brasil's major papers. It adds some additional history and some local regional perspective - the signs do not look good for Bolivia.
- Kim du Toit offers a fascinating glimpse in an unlikely place: Miss Bolivia. Go read to get a feel for how different Santa Cruz considers itself to be - oh, and he has pictures...