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1.What was the condition of our country during Rizal’s time in terms of: a.Socio-cultural
b.Political
a.In the time of Rizal, the entire Philippines was under the Spanish colonization. where in, the government is more likely controlled by priest rather than officials. rebellion was still in rampage, there was still a large resistance against the Spaniards. Filipinos or "Indios", as we are been called, were put into slavery and the exploitation of resources was at large. b.The political situation in Rizal's time was a great government but they do abuse the Filipinos that are their attendant, the entire Philippines was under the Spanish colonization. Where in, the government is more likely controlled by priest rather than officials. Rebellion was still in rampage, there was still a large resistance against the Spaniards. Filipinos or "Indios", as we are been called, were put into slavery and the exploitation of resources was at large. The sinister shadows of Spain's decadence darkened Philippine skies. The Filipino people agonized beneath the yoke of Spanish misrule, for they were unfortunate victims of the evils of an unjust, bigoted, and deteriorating colonial administrating colonial power. Among these evils were as follows: 1. Instability of colonial administration, 2. corrupt officialdom, 3. no Philippine representation in the Spanish Cortes, 4. human rights denied to Filipinos, 5. no equality before the law, 6. maladministration of justice, 7. racial discrimination, 8. frailocracy, 9. forced labor, 10. haciendas owned by the friars, and 11. the Guardia civil. 2.What were the challenges encountered by Rizal during his writing of Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo? Rizal had problems with the authorities due to their reception of the book. As said by Rizal in a letter to his friend Ferdinand Blumentritt on 5 September 1887: "My book has raised a great deal of uproar; everybody is asking me about it. They would like to anathematize (excommunicate)...
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