The spirit of Cuauhtémoc, alive and untamed

from Rage Against the Machine – People of the Sun Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Cuauhtémoc was the Aztec ruler from 1520 to 1521. He ascended to the throne when he was 18 years of age, as his city was being besieged by the Spanish and devastated by an epidemic of smallpox brought to the New World by Spanish Invaders.

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