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This prevented Huerta from sending all his troops against the guerrillas of the north, who, under the direction of a moderate politician, Venustiano Carranzahad organized the Constitutionalist Army to defeat the new dictator. Huerta was forced to abandon the country in July When Huerta fell, Zapata invited the Constitutionalists to accept his Plan of Ayala and warned them that he would continue fighting independently until the plan was put to practical use.

In October Carranza called an assembly of all the revolutionary forces. Pancho Villawho commanded the most important part of the army of the north, refused to attend the meeting because he considered Mexico City as enemy ground.

The assembly was moved to Aguascalientes, where both the Villistas and the Zapatistas attended. Carranza rejected this decision and marched with his government to Veracruz. War broke out between the moderates Carrancistas and the revolutionaries Conventionists.

The people of the capital watched in astonishment as the peasants went from door to door humbly asking for food and drink, instead of assaulting palaces and violating women. Two weeks later Zapata and Villa met on the outskirts of the capital and then visited the National Palace.

Atl as an envoy to propose a compromise with Zapata. Zapata nonetheless refused to recognize Carranza's leadership, stating that the only acceptable result was following the Plan de Ayalawhich would make him supreme chief of an interim government.

Zapata and his envoys managed to get the convention to adopt emiliano zapata biografia of the agrarian principles of the Plan de Ayala.


The meeting was awkward but amiable, and was widely publicized. It was decided that Zapata should work on securing the area east of Morelos from Puebla towards Veracruz. Nonetheless, during the emiliano zapata biografia campaign in Puebla, Zapata was disappointed by Villa's lack of support.

He did not initially provide the Zapatistas with the weaponry they had agreed on and, when he did, he did not provide adequate transportation. emiliano zapata biografia

There were also a emiliano zapata biografia of abuses by Villistas against Zapatista soldiers and chiefs. These experiences led Zapata emiliano zapata biografia grow unsatisfied with the alliance, turning instead his efforts to reorganizing the state of Morelos that had been left in shambles by the onslaught of Huerta and Robles.

The Carrancistas saw that the convention was divided and decided to concentrate on beating Villa, which left the Zapatistas to their own devices for a while.

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Most peasants did not turn to cash cropsinstead growing subsistence crops such as corn, beans, and vegetables. The result was that as the capital was starving, Morelos peasants had more to eat than they had had in and at lower prices.

The only official event in Morelos during this entire year was a bullfight emiliano zapata biografia which Zapata himself and his nephew Amador Salazar participated. When Carranza's forces were poised to move into Morelos, Emiliano zapata biografia took action.


He attacked Carrancista positions with large forces trying to harry the Carrancistas in emiliano zapata biografia rear as they were occupied with routing Villa throughout the Northwest. Though Zapata managed to take many important emiliano zapata biografia such as the Necaxa power plant that supplied Mexico City, he was unable to hold them.

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The Zapatistas attempted to amass support for their cause by promulgating new manifestos against the hacendados, but this had little effect since the hacendados had already lost power throughout the country. The Zapatista generals Pachecho and Genovevo de la O who believed the former to be a traitor, struggled against each other, emiliano zapata biografia Zapatista positions began to fall.

In Tlaltizapan Gonzalez executed civilians, including minors of both sexes.