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Old 12-14-2013, 03:57 PM   #66
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Originally Posted by broncocalijohn View Post
We have done a better job for Phillippines than when Spain had control of the islands.
Better?

The US had to crush a popular uprising -- staged by Philippinos who wanted freedom -- not another colonial master.

200,000+ died in that 3 year war.
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