Voices of a People's History
Voices of a People's History

TEACHING GUIDE – CHAPTER 8 – “THE WAR ON MEXICO”

In his book Occupied America, Rodolfo Acuña argues that Anglo-Americans invaded Mexico for the sole purpose of forging an economically profitable North American empire. In justifying their use of conquest and violence to bring about progress, bitterness arose between two people—a bitterness that actually “gave birth to a legacy of hate.”

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