Confused about what the hell the upcoming election in Bolivia is all about in August? Well here’s a handy guide from Jim Shultz at the Blog from Bolivia! Its about the clearest explanation I’ve found so far, with a dash of Jim’s lovely sense of humour thrown in.

(Just in case you’re wondering about that bit at the bottom about street-fighting being imminent, yes I will still be here in August, but we are planning on being in La Paz so at least we will get stuck in rather than out of the city if there are blockades…)