An inspiring book about one the most emblematic figures of contemporary politicians.
“A few years ago, when Mujica was elected president of Uruguay, the world discovered a different politician. He lived with little, he spoke his mind and expressed more as a philosopher than as a former guerrilla turned-politician. From a young age he was heavily involved in activism, he lived the sixties from the revolutionary trench, he spent the seventies in the darkest catacombs of dictatorship and in the nineties he participated in the growth and success of the left to become president of his country. Mujica has completed his government with high popularity, economic and social outcomes praised worldwide and specific measures that will be remembered. He has done it combining two antithetical realities. The ideological conception and life style of an anarchist and the functions of a president that concentrates the greatest power of the state ”