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The second chapter takes a close look at the construction of a distinctive working-class cult around Benito Juárez and penny press efforts to turn the controversy over Francisco Bulnes’s critical biography of the liberal hero into a belated martyrdom which sanctified the former president (who died in bed) and highlighted his differences with the Porfirian regime.

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