The Mexicans went to Americans and informed them that they were going to be letting Americans settle in their lands.
The Americans Don't Want to Follow the Mexican Laws
We are now commanding to follow our laws!
Mexico allowed Austin to colonize Mexico, he brought in 300 families that would make Mexico's economy go up.
Texas Wants to be Independent
SInce Texas opened it's doors to the Americans many have settled. Soon Americans will outnumber the Tejanos, 6-1.
The Mexicans wanted the Americans to follow their laws, learn spanish, convert to catholicism, and outlaw slavery. But the Americans did not want to follow these laws.
The Americans got together and decided that they did not want Texas to be associated with Mexico, they wanted to be independent.
The Texas Citizens get together and decide to fight against Mexico. They go to an abandoned mission called the Alamo and fight against Mexico. Mexico wins and almost everyone on the American side at the fight dies.