- Liberalism in Peru
This article gives an overview of liberalism in
Peru. It is limited to liberal parties with substantial support, mainly proved by having had a representation in parliament. The sign ⇒ means a reference to another party in that scheme. For inclusion in this scheme it isn't necessary so that parties labeled themselves as a liberal party.
Traditional liberalism wasn't successful in Peru. From time to time there existed more or less liberal parties. The Popular Action ("Acción Popular") and the
Union for Peru("Unión por el Perú") are nowadays more or less liberal parties.
Nicolás de Piérolafounded the Democratic Party ("Partido Demócrata"), which comes to power in 1895.
*1920s: The party disappeared.
Manuel González Pradaand others established the progressive liberal National Union ("National Union").
*1900: a faction seceded as the ⇒ Liberal Party.
*1901: The party disappeared.
Augusto Durandleft the ⇒ National Union and formed the Liberal Party ("Partido Liberal").
*1925: The party disappeared.
*1956: The Popular Action ("Acción Popular") is formed. This partt developed under its leader
Fernando Belaúnde Terryinto a conservative liberal party.
*1974: The party is banned.
*1976: The party is reconstituted.
Mario Vargas Llosaformed the Liberty Movement("Movimiento Libertad"). The party is also known as Liberal Party ("Partido Liberal").
Union for Peru
UNsecretary general Javier Pérez de Cuéllarestablished the Union for Peru("Unión por el Perú"), a centre left more or less liberal party.
Contributions to liberal theorythe following Peruvian thinker is included:
*Hernando de Soto (1941- )
History of Peru
Politics of Peru
List of political parties in Peru
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