Gloria is Guatemalan Political Scientist and International Affairs Bachelor in Arts, with special focus in International Development and Economics with Cuban and Hungarian roots. She has positioned herself as a reference of libertarianism in the Americas and Europe giving more than 3000 conferences and through radio, TV and social media.
She became renowned throughout the American continent due to a speech denouncing populist regimes that went viral on YouTube reaching more than 20 million views in 3 days in 2014. Now she has become the benchmark leader for a new generation that is beginning to see with new eyes the way of doing politics. She launched her presidential campaign in March 2019. She is currently studying the in Objectivist Academic Center of the Ayn Rand Institute.
The renowned journalist Jorge Ramos in his show introduced her as “the future president of Guatemala,” the journal of the Americas called her “the whip of the Socialism of the XXI century that seeks the regeneration of democracy across the continent” the journal ABC form Spain referred to her as “the political scientist who has demystify “Podemos”, El Pais Uruguay titled one editorial called “Hurricane Gloria” after passing through this nation and the Clarin of Argentina described her as: “The political scientist form Guatemalan Gloria Alvarez is impressive: First for her feminine attributes and her deep sympathy to the utmost. Then, for her solvency oratory and eloquence when transmitting her ideas regardless whether you share them or not.
She has published three books:
El Engaño Populista/ The Populist Deceit why are our countries ruined and how to rescue them. It has become an internacional best seller in Spain, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Guatemala and El Salvador so far.
How To Talk To A Progressive: why socialism harms the poor.
How to talk to a Conservative: why Libertarianism is better than conservatism at the battle of ideas