The Storm That Swept Mexico

Revolutionary Women

Clip | 5m 9s

Women constitute half of the world's population, yet their contributions to major social, cultural and political events are often overlooked, misunderstood, misrepresented, or undocumented. In this lesson, students will discover why women's participation was crucial to the Mexican Revolution, and how women's ability to contribute to society changed during the revolutionary period.

Aired: 05/13/11

Rating: NR

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