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Political and Economic Development in Latin America. Rich versus Poor. Class System. Peninsulares : Spanish Officials Creoles: American-Born Descendants of Spanish Colonists Mestizos: Mixed Indian and European Native Americans: Local Born Descendants of Original People

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Political and economic development in latin america

Political and Economic Development in Latin America


Rich versus poor

Rich versus Poor


Class system

Class System

Peninsulares: Spanish Officials

Creoles: American-Born Descendants of Spanish Colonists

Mestizos: Mixed Indian and European

Native Americans: Local Born Descendants of Original People

Free Blacks: Descendants of Previously Enslaved Africans

Slaves: Africans Used as Free Labor


Left vs right

Left vs. Right

Communism

Right Wing

Coup d’etat: Military revolt against the national government


Land reform

Land Reform

Guatemala – Chile – El Salvador

What needs reforming in Illinois and Chicago?


Cuban revolution

Cuban Revolution

Fidel Castro Leads Revolution against Corrupt Dictatorship with support from the United States

Sets Up Marxist Government

US Trade Embargo – No Trade with Cuba

Aligns with Soviet Union


Nicaraguan revolution

Nicaraguan Revolution

Sandinistas(Leftists) and Land Reform

Contras(Freedom Fighters) Supported by the United States

Guerilla War Eventually Leads to Democratic Elections


Pinochet vs allende

Pinochet vs. Allende

Military Coup d’etat


Che guevera

CheGuevera

Supported Fidel Castro’s Revolution

Attempted to Start a Revolution in Bolivia

Rebellion – Revolution - Socialism


Homework for tuesday 5 21

Homework for Tuesday 5/21

Read MEXICO in your World Cultures Text – pages 492-496


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