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Though they differed in their approach to achieving national pride, reform and independence, Jose Rizal and Andres Bonifacio are both highly regarded as Philippine heroes. Rizal was in favor of a pacifist approach to ref...

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The red, white and blue in the Philippine flag, as well as the sun and three stars, all have specific meaning relating to the country's history and heritage. Established in 1998, the flag features a white triangle, a red...

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Due to his association with the members of Katipunan, Jose Rizal was implicated as one of its founders and was tried for sedition, rebellion and conspiracy before a military court. Rizal was already in the Mediterranean ...

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Jose Rizal was a doctor, poet, master of multiple languages and a journalist who supported peaceful activism for the purposes of Filipino independence from Spain. The native Filipino ardently disavowed any violent uprisi...

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Jose Rizal's "My Last Farewell" is a poem about his impending death as he wanted to honor his homeland, the pre-Hispanic Philippines, for which he was giving his life. He also used the poem to say goodbye to his friends,...

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The poem "The Hymn of Labor" by Jose Rizal is a call to labor that focuses on four different groups of Filipino society: the men, wives, maidens and children. Each of these groups has its own stanza and chorus in the hym...

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Jose Rizal's poem "In Memory of My Town" or "Un Recuerdo A Mi Pueblo" expresses the writer's nostalgia for the town of his birth, Calamba in Laguna. The Philippine writer was a 15-year old student at the time he wrote th...

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