Q1 – Western expansion leads to civil war
Western expansion leads to civil war. Although the Texas revolution was caused by a multiplicity of factors, the Americans living in Texas were right in having a revolution. The misrule by the Mexican people and the cruel dictatorship of Santa Anna necessitated a revolution. There is no where a leader and the majority can mistreat the minority and expect loyalty from them. The racism in Mexico had gone beyond measures. Americans living in Texas and Mexico believed that they were superior to one another. Western expansion leads to civil war.