Party of the Democratic Revolution

Mexican social-democratic political party

The Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD, Spanish: Partido de la Revolución Democrática, pronounced [paɾˈtiðo ðe la reβoluˈsjon demoˈkɾatika]) is a social democratic[11] political party in Mexico. The PRD was formed after the contested general election in 1988.

Party of the Democratic Revolution
Partido de la Revolución Democrática
PresidentÁngel Ávila Romero
SecretaryBeatriz Mojica Morga
Founded5 May 1989 (1989-05-05)
Split fromInstitutional Revolutionary Party
HeadquartersBenjamín Franklin No. 84, Colonia Escandón, C.P. 11800. Mexico City
Youth wingJuventudes de Izquierda
Membership (2020)1,242,411[1]
IdeologySocial democracy[2]
Democratic socialism
Political positionCentre-left[4][5][6] to left-wing[7][8][9]
National affiliationVa por México (2020–2023)
Broad Front for Mexico (2023–)
Continental affiliationSão Paulo Forum
International affiliationProgressive Alliance[10]
Chamber of Deputies 
13 / 500
4 / 128
0 / 32
State legislatures
69 / 1,124

References change

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  8. Wainwright, Tom (17 November 2011), "The empire strikes back: The party that ruled Mexico for 71 years is hoping to win power again", The Economist
  9. Rubio, Luis; Davidow, Jeffrey (September–October 2006), "Mexico's Disputed Election", Foreign Affairs, 85 (5): 75, doi:10.2307/20032071, JSTOR 20032071
  10. "Participants of Progressive Alliance". Progressive Alliance. Archived from the original on 2015-03-02. Retrieved 2014-12-06.
  11. Rhodes Cook (2004). The Presidential Nominating Process: A Place for Us?. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 118–. ISBN 978-0-7425-2594-8. Retrieved 19 August 2012.