the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center,
the Arhoolie Foundation,
and the UCLA Digital Library
This Corrido Takes Place on May 10th, 1972 in Buenavista, Guerrero. The police raided A cockfight looking for the “Maldovinos”. When the criminals refused to surrender the police opened fired killing ten bystanders an injuring many more. It is remembered in the region as A tragic Mother’s Day.