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"Kaiingat Kayo" is a satire written by Marcelo H Del Pilar in the 19th century, criticizing the Spanish government that controlled the Philippines at the time. Originally published in the newspaper "Diariong Tagalog," th...

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Democracy originated in Athens during the 5th century BC, when Greece moved from a tyrannical system of government to one where the people had more say in the running of the state. The move to democratic rule was slow, h...

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Some distinguishing characteristics of Elizabethan literature are the writers' use of blank verse and satire. During this period in history, sonnets and poetry became popular forms of writing.

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Chinese traders arrived in the Philippines as early as the ninth century A.D., establishing settlements and permanent trade routes, intermarrying, and introducing aspects of Chinese culture. Many words in the Filipino la...

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The Filipino propagandists were a group of 19th century Filipino reformists who sought awareness of Spanish abuse in the Philippines, which was a province of Spain. They did not seek independence, but rather Spain's equa...

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The popular Mexican fast food restaurant chain Del Taco makes a creamy white condiment that is known as its secret sauce. Del Taco's secret sauce is made with a combination of soybean oil, vinegar, egg yolk and buttermil...

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Anis del Toro is the anisette liqueur that is consumed by characters in two of Ernest Hemingway's books, "Hills Like White Elephants" and "The Sun Also Rises." Anis del Toro or "Bull's Anisette" is Hemingway's joke for A...

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