February 5, 1917 is the day when Mexico’s current Constitution was promulgated.
In Mexico, the first Monday of February is Constitution Day.
This constitution was so democratic at the time that it had a great influence on other Latin American countries.
- Land, water and underground resources belong to the nation
- Large land division, protection of basic human rights of farmers and workers (8-hour work, minimum wage system, strike rights, organization rights merchants, etc.)
- Protect freedom of religion and deny the privileged status of the church
– Wikipedia: Constitution of Mexico