[the] Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo.
The treaty that at full-force, helped push the occupied area of Mexico to become the Aztlán Nation. RIP, my ancestors y sangre who died in the middle of this horrendous lie. Xican@s have a right to self-determination and we will not rest until we are liberated.
"…unmolested in their persons. Nor shall their houses or goods be burnt or otherwise destroyed, nor their cattle taken, nor their fields wasted, by the armed force into whose power, by the events of […]war, they may happen to fall; but if the necessity arise to take anything from them for the use of such armed force, the same shall be paid for at an equitable price. All churches, hospitals, schools, colleges, libraries, and other establishments for charitable and beneficent purposes, shall be respected, and all persons connected with the same, protected in the discharge of their duties and the pursuit of their vocations.
2. In order that the fate of prisoners of war may be alleviated, all such practices as those of sending them into distant, inclement, or unwholesome districts, or crowding them into close and noxious places, shall be studiously avoided.”…