American occupation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on American occupation


What's the Big Idea? Rey Ileto: History and Duterte through un-Americanized eyes

Jul 20, 2017 - 10:15 PM

Historian Rey Ileto says the 'boss mayor' embodied by President Rodrigo Duterte is an unintended legacy of the resistance against American occupation

Rey Ileto

Fire hits oldest high school in the Philippines

Oct 28, 2015 - 8:27 PM

As of posting there are no reported injuries or casualties and authorities have yet to determine the cause of the fire that hit Tarlac National High School

RAVAGED. Fire destroys this building of Tarlac National High School, the oldest public high school in the country. Photo by Dax Simbol/Rappler