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Some Mexicans claim to have retaken the U.S Southwest by demography , how Truthful is this claim?

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  • 4 months ago
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    The U.S. Southwest is a region of the nation, not a territory like various islands in the Pacific.  As for how many Hispanics are residing in the American Southwest (Arizona, New Mexico, west Texas, southern California, maybe even parts of Oklahoma, Utah and Nevada) you can go to city-data.com and look up various cities in those states and it will tell you the % population of the racial groups that live there.  There probably are more people of Hispanic origin, and even illegal aliens (from south of the boarder) than in many other parts of the country, since it's the first states they enter into when crossing the border.  But they haven't really "retaken" it, as in claimed it for Mexico and seized the land and pay taxes to the Mexican government for it.  Nope, it's still the U.S.A.

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  • Anonymous
    4 months ago

    No.

    Where I live, it is the Gadsden Purchase, we Paid Mexico $$ for it. No one can legally retake it except maybe the original Yaqui, Tohono O'odham, and Chiricahua Apache Indians who Actually Owned it.

    Much of SW was won in US-Mexican wars of 1847, yes. 

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  • 4 months ago

    By demography?  Demography is the study of statistics.

    84% of all statistics are made up on the spot out of thin air.  78.6% of people know that.

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  • May
    Lv 6
    4 months ago

    Wrong category Jose'

    The democrats are allowing (welcoming) illegal entry so they can get the illegal's eventual vote.

    Illegals should go back to where they came from.  They are thieves.

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  • 4 months ago

    The US Constitution would not provide for such an ideology. They would nuke those states and cities involved before surrendering territory to an enemy of the State, foreign or domestic. 

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  • Anonymous
    4 months ago

    wrong category idiot.

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  • Anonymous
    4 months ago

    Wrong category doofus.  Transfer your question to the politics aka wackos category.

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  • not
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    They make such a claim by stereotyping people that look Hispanic as Mexican invaders. Retake: Mexico lost the land and it's people. Those people are Americans. 

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  • 4 months ago

    Demography is the study of statistics.

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  • KaleyK
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    The answer is ... zero.  The Southwest is sovereign territory of the United States.  If it is populated by Hispanics, people of Mexican descent, or people of Irish descent, it is sovereign American territory. 

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