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From Statehood to Nationhood

TO BE OR NOT TO BE. Early stirrings of the Statehood Movement during the American Occupation. Photo credit: From “The History of the Burgis”

I wonder at times if younger Filipinos are aware of this Philippine Statehood Movement that once pushed very hard to have the Philippines become the 51st state of the US. The proponents of the movement made a lot of noise and claimed that they had millions of members.  They got front-page newspaper coverage, usually by […]

Posted: June 11th, 2011 in Photos & Videos,Sunday Inquirer Magazine | Read More »