the constitution
Updated: 2/18/2021
the constitution

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  • The 1917 Mexican Constitution
  • Hi guys! Today we are going to talk about the 1917 Mexican Constitution.
  • It lists human rights, defines national citizenship, outlines associated rights and specifies freedoms of foreigners residing the country.
  • I think that it is essential to know more about our country and its past.
  • The 1917 Mexican Constitution
  • Wow, we did not know any of this.
  • I'm glad you are interested in this, since it's really important because it ensures that when the government takes decisions on behalf of the rest of the citizens, they fairly represent the public opinion.
  • The 1917 Mexican Constitution
  • But teacher, how many articles does the constitution have?
  • Yes, and is it divided in parts or...?
  • And it's divided into the Dogmatic part (individual guarantees) and the Organic part (country's organization).
  • The 1917 Mexican Constitution
  • It has 137 articles that define citizenship, organize a government, mandate land reform, and enumerate basic human rights for all Mexicans.
  • It's great that you liked the class, I hope you learned a lot today.
  • The 1917 Mexican Constitution
  • All of this is really interesting, thank you for sharing it with us teacher!