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Philippine Independence: ‘Unfinished’ and Elusive

Written by  The Philippine Reporter Thursday, 18 June 2015 19:05
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By Luis V. Teodoro In 1962, then President Diosdado Macapagal declared June 12 Philippine Independence Day — 16 years after it had been celebrated every July 4 when, in 1946, the United States “granted” the country independence. Few objected at the time, in apparent agreement with Macapagal that the June 12, 1898 declaration of independence 

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