"She said that the revolution had killed off all the real men in the country"
Collage of images from the Mexican Revolution
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeCollage of images from the Mexican Revolution - Credit: Tatehuari

Far from a simple struggle between oppression and liberty, the Mexican Revolution was a 10-year period of shifting allegiances between a spectrum of leaders in which successive attempts to create stable government were wrecked by new outbreaks of devastating fighting.

A brief outline of the Mexican Revolution can be found in the embedded video and more detail in the setting (‘McCarthy’s Borderlands’).