- Is Mexico Ruled by an Elite Class? 1980 (Worksheet)
Is Mexico ruled by an elite class? In 1980--in the midst of PRI's 71-year one-party rule of the country--famed Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes answered this question. This activity works well in a comparative government, global, or world history class.
- How did Mexico Evolve into a Democratic State? (Worksheet)
Mexico was a one-party state for 71 years until Vicente Fox was elected in 2000. How did Mexico's democracy evolve into the system that we see today? This activity works well in a comparative government, global, or world history class.
- Mexico, Civil Society, and Women's Rights
From 1993-2003, about 370 women were brutally killed in Ciudad Juárez. Why did this level of gender violence occur and what was done by civil society to stop it?