In the spring of 1922 a large number of tenants carried out a rent strike in different neighborhoods of Mexico City. From streets, public squares and neighborhood patios, rallies, demonstrations, neighborhood and block committees were organized, which they implemented in the constant agitation in the neighborhoods. During the strike, the tenants, in addition to refusing to pay their rent, carried out various acts of protest against the landlords, who had promoted the rise in the prices of the rooms.

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