The first woman ever admitted to Harvard Med School. Truly inspiring. A Filipina woman named Fe del Mundo received an offer from the president of the Philippines for a full scholarship to attend any medical in the United States after graduating as valedictorian from the University of the Philippines in 1933. She decided to attend Harvard Medical School in 1936, even though HMS wasn’t admitting women at the time. Harvard only started officially accepting women to the medical school in…
The Philippines' Illegal Dog Meat Trade-- God help these animals; people continue to abuse them. OMG stop humans from hurting animals. I'd say never visit any of these countries that abuse animals--don't give them your tourist dollars.
Maria Corazon Sumulong "Cory" Cojuangco-Aquino (1933-2009) was a Filipino politician who served as the 11th President of the Philippines, the first woman to hold that office, and the first female president in Asia. Regarded as "The Mother of Philippine Democracy", Cory led the 1986 People Power Revolution, which toppled Ferdinand Marcos and restored democracy in the Philippines.
General Emilio Aguinaldo was officially considered the First President of the Philippines (1899-1901) and led Philippine forces first against Spain in the latter part of the Philippine Revolution (1896-1897), and then in the Spanish-American War (1898), and finally against the United States during the Philippine-American War (1899-1901). He was captured in 1901 and went into exile on Guam, finally returning to the Philippines decades later. #philippine history #history
The Senate electoral reforms and people’s participation chaired by Senator Koko Pimentel together with the finance committee approved on Friday a joint resolution seeking to nullify the voters’ list of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).