In the United States, the idea of having a conversation with the President is pretty outlandish. But in Latin America, it’s a regular occurrence. The most accessible president on Latin American social media is Ecuador’s Rafael Correa. But what’s it like to get the attention of a head of state when you may not exactly want it? (NOTE: We first broadcast this story in 2015, but we have since gone back and added a new chapter.)
This story was originally reported by Silvia Vinas of the radio show Radio Ambulante.
Listen to a Spanish language version of the story on their website.
Subscribe to the Reply All newsletter over at replyall.soy/newsletter!