Episode 1: Into the Fire

On Sept. 30, 2010, chaos erupts in Ecuador. President Rafael Correa locks horns with an angry mob of policemen. Tensions escalate nationwide, and an injured Correa is taken to a hospital in the police headquarters. Ecuadorians do not know if the president is safe or whether he is a hostage. Correa’s administration enforces a media blockade. Ecuadorians don’t know what is going on.

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