yaya asked in Politics & GovernmentPolitics · 1 decade ago

summarize the arguments pro and con for a U S acquisition of the Philippines in 1898. which side do you think?

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  • whimsy
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    1 decade ago
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    We sank the Spanish Navy in Manila HArbor and took control of the Islands when Spain capitulated. Too bad we lied to them about independence and it took some 50 years later for the Phillipines to begin self-rule

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