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US, Philippines bury an atrocity to ring in a new era

In a diplomatic gesture of goodwill, the United States has finally returned the famed Balangiga Bells to the Philippines more than a century after taking them as war trophies. The bells stand as one of the most powerful symbols of the Philippines’ “forgotten revolution” against America, which began a brutal occupation of the Southeast Asian […]