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September 5th, 2002
Cause for Murder
Data: Politics and Mexico
1910 Revolution overthrows dictator Porforio Diaz.
1929 Party later known as Partido Revolucianario Institucional (PRI) comes to power.
1968 Hundreds of student protestors die in Tlaletco Massacre.
1988 Mexicans decry presidential elections as fraudulent.
2001 Vicente Fox elected president, ending 71 years of PRI rule.

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