Bolivia reverses congress clock: symbolic representation and (disputed) meaning

I love plenty of knowledge questions – but sometimes I delight even more in the answers, especially when they jolt me for a refreshing moment into someone else’s way of seeing the world. Did you see that Bolivia has reversed the direction in which the hands on the clock on its congress building in La Paz will move? The reason? Well, the conventional direction reflects the movement of the sun across a sundial…in the northern hemisphere. And so, argues the ...