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Was it so hard to understand? Is it now?

Migrants… and the children of migrants… oppressed in their own homeland, thanks to imperialist forces, seek freedom and a better way of life.   If they find not a refuge, but economic and social oppression, their religious and cultural values denigrated, honor and logic might suggest joining similar struggles to those lost in the mother country.

Mexican History 1824-1910

His master's voice

Enrique Sada Sandoval, “La voz del amo: Peña Nieto en Washington“, Milenio (13 January 2015).  My translation:

In 1909, when Porfirio Diaz condescended to his famous interview with United States President William Howard Taft, the national and international context for Mexico as both promising and broadening. 560 more words