Populism has functioned in Latin america and i believe since the beginning of time. the term populism is explained is aide alley and needs to be explained in bits and pieces n populism it is shown that workers had legitimate demands served as the platform upon populist political figures built their support and Populism emerged form the activist working-class, socialist, and social democratic mass movements through populism They drew on tactics, honed rhetoric and saw the labor movement as a critical social force. andUsed the strength of the state, as a patronage machine to appease workers and meet the demands of mass movements he role or influence of the people who are good people verses the elite people or the moray bad people running in government: in a way people,” or the popular of populism. Latin American politics, ‘populist’ has been used as a term to describe almost any government,including some neoliberal ones of the 1990s. This has been reproduced in the academic context, sometimes making the analytical value of the concept worthless. Populism has often been under- stood as a predestined trait of Latin American regimes, doomed to be anomalous by nature. One big example of populism is Argentina’s populist dictator Juan Perón. He was at one point a officer than promoted to a colonel. in 1946 he became a caudillo, or personalistic leader. His wife was popular in her own right, she was a very famous actress named Eva Perón. she became a helper to the poor classes in her country and as a couple her and her husband banded together as a populist couple. another example of a populist leader would be Hugo chavez.
1998, Hugo Chávez won the presidency with the amazing support of poor Venezuelans, who stayed to be a majority of the population despite the country’s oil wealth. fighting against the political oligarchy, Chávez promised to completely get rid of poverty and create a more authentic democracy. As president, he focused and worked himself to tireless self-promotion. He put in hours each week speaking to the nation on his own television and radio sho