Democracy in Mexico: Peasant Rebellion and Political Reform

Democracy in Mexico: Peasant Rebellion and Political Reform

Placing this book in the context of NAFTA and Mexican social movements, journalist and historian Dan La Botz unveils the forces behind the Zapatista movement and re-examines the circumstances surrounding the assassination of presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio. Contains a detailed analysis of how Ernesto Zedillo and the PRI won the 1994 elections through widespread electoral fraud. La Botz provides a first-hand account of the founding of National Democratic Convention, the new force for democracy and social justice in Mexico led by Rosario Ibarra, Mexico's leading human rights activist and its first female presidential candidate.

Similar Products: