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‘Andres Bonifacio:  Father of the Nation’

This 118th Philippine Independence Day commemorating the country's freedom from Spain on June 12, 1898, we reflect on the life, struggles and death of Andres Bonifacio, considered by some historians as the rightful first president of the country instead of Emilio Aguinaldo.  It is after him that Fort Bonifacio (The Fort, or...