Independent Movement of Absolute Renovation
Published 12th February, 2014
The Independent Movement of Absolute Renovation or MIRA was founded on 21st March 2000. The party rejects the old ideas of left or right wing, nor does it believe in forging alliances. It carries out a lot of welfare work for poorer people. The party rejects violence and describes its philosophy as Miraism. The party is generally known as “Movimiento MIRA” or “MIRA”.
In the 2002 general election the party won one seat in the 102 seat Senate; that went up to two seats in 2006 and three seats in 2010. In the Chamber of Representatives they won no seats in 2002, one seat in 2006 and three of 164 seats in 2010.