Choose any two countries (i.e., Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Venezuela)
Explain, by comparison and contrast, how historical factors within those two countries have shaped present-day politics and society within those individual countries.
Start with some type of descriiption of the similarities and differences between those two countries.
t is important to mention those, but the far more important thing is to explain how and why those differences and similarities are at all meaningful in understanding the two countries.
hings as: relative economic performance, environmental issues, treatment of minorities, how the countries deal with the US, immigration, drugs, etc.