Today’s date is September 16th, 2022. This day marks the independence day for the nation of Mexico. Mexico gained her independence from Spain in 1810.
What does Mexican Independence Day have to do with The Wakanda Sun and the African Diaspora?
One of Mexico’s liberator’s was Vicente Guerrero. Guerrero was of Afro-Mexican descent.
He was the first Black President of Mexico.
On September 16th, 1829, 19 years later to the day, he issued a decree abolishing slavery in Mexico.
Viva Mexico! Viva President Vicente Guerrero!
Learn more about this amazing Afro-Mexican Man.
Vicente Guerrero: The first Afro-Mexican President of the Americas