Mexico Political Parties

Mexico Society and Political Parties Part 2

Administration of justice. – Justice was administered by a hierarchy of officials presided over by the cihuacoatl, senior criminal judge, belonging to the tlaloc├ín, having civil and criminal jurisdiction over all the people; if the magistrates failed to fulfill their duties they were punished with death. There were also two courts of first and second […]

Mexico Society

Mexico Society and Political Parties

Classes and status. – The Mexicans, at the beginning of their wanderings, appear to us divided into seven clans, perhaps governed by totemic principles, each of which is independent with its own head and its own protector god. But already in this order we can see two classes: the priestly and the warrior. Later the […]