The Indians were paid fixed wages for their work, which made the mita, in the eyes of Spanish monarchy, fair and just. But the reality in 18 century Peru was quite different.
The physical abuse of Indians conscripted into mita service was never ending.
Those who have been unable to finish their workload for the day were punished very brutally. Those who kicked too much while being dragged off to work were tied by their hair to a horse’s tail and brought in this manner to the shop."
Now you probably understand why Indians don't want to work.
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in Centro Historico, around the corner from La Ronda
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