Mexican Cristeros War

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There have been many events that shaped the history on Mexico. The majority of the times it always comes at the expense of a human life. The Mexican American War in 1846 not only changed Mexico geographically but also let to many casualties. The drug cartels that are in search of power and land also take the lives of many in order for them to obtain their power. These are a couple of events that have shaped the history if Mexico, but in my opinion on of the most important one is the Cristeros War. This was a war between the Catholic Church and Mexican government. I wanted to be more informed about how large groups of religious people were able to defeat a Mexican military that was led by the President. I had the honor of interviewing my grandfather,
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