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A tale of two countries – Part II

Both the Philippines and South Korea were under brutal authoritarian regimes from about the early 1970s to the mid-1980s. Filipinos ousted the dictator Ferdinand Marcos via people power in February 1986, which was the watershed event that inspired South Koreans to remove their own despotic leader. It is worth pointing out, however, that when South […]

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