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Tierra y Libertad | Emiliano Zapata | Drop One

In 1909, (when Emiliano was 30 years old) he was summoned back to his village of birth where he was elected as the village's council board president. In 1910, Emiliano made a quiet alliance with Francisco Madero who had just lost the election to the then president Porfirio Diaz. It is said that Zapata was not fond of Madero but agreed to help in exchange for land reform which was Emiliano's core mission.

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