The eagle depicted on the flag of Mexico is a golden eagle. The image on the flag is taken from the Mexican coat of arms. The golden eagle is one of the best-known birds of prey in the northern hemisphere. More »

The Mexican flag is composed of three equal-sized vertical stripes in green, white and red, with the white field featuring a caracara on the Mexican coat of arms. The caracara is a type of eagle and it is depicted on the... More »

According to a Texas A&M University website, the Mexican flag stands for Mexican values and historical tradition. The three colors of the flag were the colors of the Army of the Three Guarantees, which fought for indepen... More »

The Mexican flag is composed of three equal-sized vertical stripes in green, white and red, with the white field featuring a caracara on the Mexican coat of arms. The caracara is a type of eagle and it is depicted on the... More »

The Mexican Cession was the name given to the land, not including Texas, ceded to the United States by Mexico in the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. This treaty officially ended the Mexican-American War. More »

The Mexican Revolution was caused by the policies of Dictator Porfirio Díaz Mori. The primary cause was several land laws passed by Mori that made it illegal for Mexican nationals to own land without a formal legal title... More »

The Mexican Revolution ended the military regime of the dictator Porfirio Diaz. Major political, economic and social reforms were subsequently established in the country. More »