Emilio Aguinaldo

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  • Pros And Cons To Annex The Philippines

    that were sought after but also their locations offered strategic points for harbors that the country can port their ships for resupply or stock up supplies for wartime. In Senator 's Alfred Beveridge speech at Congress, the Philippines would grant us a base of operations where we can easily trade with China. These places offered income and a convenient place that would secure future operations. In return for this great deal we suffered at the expense of the trust of the Filipino people and the humiliating rebuttals against annexation. The cons came in the form of insurrection in the Philippines and dissension in the US. The conflicts in the islands would delay progress for colonization and would cost a great amount of money to end. Emilio Aguinaldo 's criticism over the annexation mentions the cost of actions of the US. He reasons that the amount of American lives that will be taken by the climate alone and then to war is unnecessary. The…

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  • Jose Rizal And The 1896 Revolution Analysis

    SS014: Thinkpiece No. 2 JOSE RIZAL AND THE 1896 REVOLUTION Bicomong, Patricia Anne B. 2015101919 History tells us that Dr. Jose Rizal became the Philippine national hero as he fought for freedom using a pen as a sword. Rizal is well-known for his two novels, Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo. Unlike other national heroes who fought aggressively and through violent means, Rizal believed that independence could be achieved peacefully. All Filipinos and even non-Filipinos who study the history…

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  • The Importance Of Friends In Thailands

    I find it easier and more comfortable to be around the friends that I’ve made here in Thailand than those that I’ve made in the Philippines. I think it’s due to the fact that I grew up and spent more time with my friends here. (I. Amurao, personal communication, 10 December 2014) Paulo showed the opposite sentiments, however, when he said that he is still adjusting to making friends in Thailand, at the same time still feeling close to friends he had left behind in the Philippines. It was…

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  • Did Rizal Supported The 1896 Philippine Revolution Of Bonifacio Case Study

    1. Did Rizal supported the 1896 Philippine Revolution of bonifacio? Why or why not? - I don’t think he did. If I were to tell based on what I understand in his point of view, he don’t want Filipinos to revolt yet, because he knew that this will not succeed. But on the other hand, I think that he supported it on his own ways. He wanted Filipinos to be free, one of the reason why he build the group “La liga Filipina, it’s because he wanted too, to revolt but I think he is still waiting for the…

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  • Cliques In The Breakfast Club

    Arriving to school at 7 in the morning is hard enough, but doing so on a Saturday for detention, is even tougher! Yet five students, from different walks of life do just this, in one of the most iconic movie of the ‘80s. Directed by John Hughes, The Breakfast Club, is a film that follows the events of five teenagers serving their time -and shenanigans- in detention, while lifelong friendships are made by the simple act of understanding and relation. In the opening of the movie, the teenagers…

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  • Humor In The Breakfast Club

    churned out well-crafted high school comedies with such regularity that one might have assumed he had developed a secret formula for hit films.” In The Breakfast Club, John Hughes tested the bounds of comedy with “kids”. Similar to Ernst Lubitsch, he directed with an indescribable “touch” which altered aspects of dialogue, sound, setting, and mood to relate a subtle subtext. He opened with the introduction of five “stereotypes” and the song “Don’t You Forget about Me” to attract audiences into…

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  • General Antonio Luna And The Kattipunan Revolution

    Revolution existed, they were asked to join with his two other brothers. But because his brothers and him believed in gradual reform, they refused to join. This was because the Katipunan Revolution had different objectives compared to the gradual reform. General Luna was under Emilio Aguinaldo’s command; however, Emilio Aguinaldo was part of the Katipuneros. This was not a big threat for General Antonio Luna to resign his position under Emilio Aguinaldo. Even though this was not a threat for him…

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  • Analysis Of The True Dealogue By Apolinario Mabini

    non-other than Emilio Aguinaldo. With this, people called him as the “brains of the revolution”. During the time of his service to Emilio Aguinaldo, Mabini wrote the outline of the constitution of the Philippine republic together with one of his greatest masterpiece entitled, “The True Decalogue”. These two documents contain the programs relevant to the revolutionary government being established by the revolutionary group of Aguinaldo in order to let the people, in Mabini’s words to “understand…

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  • Imperialism In How The Other Half Lives By Jacob Riis

    Emilio Aguinaldo, a Filipino, was a strong opponent of US imperialism. Aguinaldo lead the fight for freedom in the Philippines against American imperialism. He used tactics of guerilla warfare to fight for independence. Aguinaldo emphasized the uncontrolled nationalism of the United States in his words. One can feel the anger when Aguinaldo pronounces, “[America] went to the Philippines under the impression that their inhabitants were ignorant…We have been represented by your popular press as if…

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  • Miss Columbia School House Analysis

    When the United States began to become country they had the chance to become a country that gave people the power to choose how to run it. This why Mr. Aguinaldo wanted the same right as the U.S. did because with this his people could grow to understand how this sort of government will help them understand a democratic life. When President Aguinaldo sent the letter he criticize the U.S. form of being. He told them that his people weren’t rapist or savages that are taking over the U.S. He also…

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