The Spanish was caught in the crossfire in a fight between the French and British so the citizens of new Spain had to pay for the war the Spain was caught in by paying more taxes.
A priest Miguel Haldago y Constilla was looking for change. On September 1810 he delivered the famous cry of Dolores a speech which told people to end the power of peninsulares. he wanted equality for all people of new Spain.
The people of new Spain revolted administration the goverment of Spain and they started a revolution and eventually won in the end.
They had problems with forming a government that could help control the people and give order to the new country.
Are we going to have a republic, a monarchy, a dictatorship, or a democracy?