Hemisphere Focus - Vol. 08, Issue 13 — August 16, 2000
Chiapas Alert - Opposition Likely to Deliver Another Blow to the PRI
August 16, 2000
Chiapas, whose residents didn't vote to become part of Mexico until 1824, also embraces the country's biggest indigenous population, with descendants of the Mayans making up one-quarter of the state's population age five and older.