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The Role Of Carranza In Like Water For Chocolate

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Carranza was born in Cuatro Ciénegas, Coahuila on Dec. 29, 1859 during the political upheavals of 1908-1910. He was the leader of Mexican civil war who overturned the dictator Porfirio Diaz and he became the first president of the New Mexican Republic. Before the Mexican civil war he was the governor of Coahuila. Laura Esquivel represents the Mexican revolution in the novel Like Water for Chocolate through many violent events. General Venustiano Carranza was born in the town of Cuatro Ciénegas, the most famous leader of the Mexican revolution who was opposed dictatorship. He was the first president of the New Mexican republic. (Britannica Online Encyclopedia) Carranza opposes foreign interference in Mexico 's internal affairs, in particular,…show more content…
Diaz wanted to be elected president for the seventh time, which caused him to declare himself a candidate as a leader of the opposition party. Dias, who arrested him and held a false election on June, announced his victory. Madero was forced into exile after his release, the United States, issued the "San Luis Potosi plan" in Texas, Sanantonio, called on the November 20th uprising. After the uprising, Mexico’s domestic Madero supporters, including Poncho Vera, Emiliano Zapata and others to the government of war. In the north, Pascual Orozco and Poncho Vera mobilized their forces to attack government troops; in the south, Mr. Zapata launched a bloody fight against local political leaders. The spring of 1911, the revolutionary army captured the capital city of Ciudad Juarez, forcing Diaz to resign, the demise of the Diaz regime. Welcome to return as President Madero revolutionaries. The result of the Mexican revolution was successful in getting rid of Porfirio Diaz. After the Mexican revolution, no president could serve for more than six years and it also changed the country’s economic and social system (Dan La
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