June 12 is one of the most important dates in Philippine History. Independence Day is a celebration of freedom and triumph of the Filipino heroism and courage. It’s more than just a red-letter day, it’s a celebration passed on from generation to generation.
After a century, it’s time to assess how well you know the history behind our much celebrated freedom. Right now, 65% of the population fall below the 40-year-old age bracket. How well do the youth know their history? Do they know which accounts are accurate and not?
As we mark yet another year of our country’s freedom, M2.0 brings you an infographic on what went down in one of the pivotal moments in Philippine History, plus some interesting facts that most Filipinos aren’t aware of.