By Liliana Carrillo History 30 Grabman, Linda and CastanedaMidterm part 2
Early Civilization's Aztecas (1325-1521) The feathered serpent was the Aztecs main god that inspired them to conquer other tribes in its name. Obsidian was used for weapons and gifts to be traded. Toltec culture spread all along the present-day Mexico area. Toltec empire destroyed at 1150 by invaders from North. The Aztecs viewed them as “Givers” of civilization. Aztec Jaguar warrior & Eagle warriors held high position in the military. Aztecs another name is Mexica. Aztecs established by a prophecy with an eagle and a serpent on a cactus.
Priest and instigator of Mexican independence. At midnight on September 16, 1810 he rang his parish bell in the city of Dolores
raised armies for a free Mexico and swept through the central state of Guanajuato, causing the death of many Spanish
In 1811 he fled form the United States , although he was caught and shot.
Hidalgo accomplished little but is the symbol of Mexico’s Independence. Specially September 16th el Dia del Grito.
"Viva Independencia! Viva America! Muera el mal gobierno!"
Our Rodeo Drive: AvenidaPresidente Masaryk Polanco: Polanco is Hollywood's Rodeo Drive. They have some of the finest stores and the world. LUXURY to describe it the best. You can find Channel and Louis Vuitton, Bvulgari, Cartier, Gucci, Ferragamo, Hermes Tiffany's. These stores in Polanco are open to the richest of the rich in Mexico City. It Is also the nicest area of Mexico City. The people that shop in these store usually have their own business and have nice cars. Most of the people that shop here unlike in Rodeo Drive pay in cash and not with credit cards. Polanco is a classy street filled with luxury restaurants and cafes.
More specifically a chilango is a person who lives in la provencia
Most of the time chilangos can’t tolerate a laugh at him or herself at any time.
Ex Mex Chapter 1 Immigrants Castenada explains that the reason why so many people come to the USA is to send money to their families. The passengers that go back to Mexico usually only go back because they have a visa or a residency. In 1996 President Clinton decided to clamp down on immigration and made the entry to the United States more difficult.