Revolution and the Negotiation of Rule in Modern Mexico 1 2. Porfirian Modernization and Its Costs 15 3. The Revolution Comes and Goes— 37 4. The Violent Climax of the Revolution, — 55 5.
He attempted to eliminate corrupt practices by creole elites as well as rein in the opulent displays of the clergy's power, but ecclesiastical authorities in conjunction with creole elites mobilized urban plebeians to oust the viceroy.
Death to bad government! Death to the heretic Lutheran [Viceroy Gelves]! Lamport's conspiracy was discovered, and he was arrested by the Inquisition inand executed fifteen years later for sedition.
There is a statue of Lamport in the mausoleum at the base of the Angel of Independence in Mexico City. At the end of the seventeenth century, there was a major riot in Mexico City where a mob attempted to burn down the viceroy's palace and the archbishop's residence.
Unlike the earlier one in in which elites were involved, the viceroy ousted, and no repercussions against the instigators, the riot was by plebeians alone and racially charged. The rioters attacked key symbols of Spanish power and shouted political slogans.
We go to war happily! God wants us to finish off the Spaniards! We do not care if we die without confession! Is this not our land? But the riot "represented class warfare that put Spanish authority at risk.
Punishment was swift and brutal, and no further riots in the capital challenged the Pax Hispanica. However, during the war of independence, issues at the local level in rural areas constituted what one historian has called "the other rebellion.
They did not, however, pursue political independence from Spain until the Napoleonic invasion of the Iberian peninsula and defeat of Spain destabilized the monarchy. In the early 19th century, Napoleon 's occupation of Spain led to an outbreak of numerous revolts against colonial government across Spanish America.
Famed military leader Ignacio Allende was among the attendees. In Hidalgo concluded that a revolt was needed because of injustices against the poor of Mexico.
He also became known as a top theologian. When his older brother died inHidalgo took over as priest for the town of Dolores. Hidalgo ran to the church, calling for all the people to gather, where from the pulpit he called upon them to revolt.
They all shouted in agreement. The people were a comparatively small group, and poorly armed with whatever was at hand, including sticks and rocks. On the morning of 16 SeptemberHidalgo called upon the remaining locals who happened to be in the market, and again, from the pulpit, exhorted the people of Dolores to join him.
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