Topics: Philippines, José Rizal, Philippine Revolution Pages: 3 (932 words) Published: February 10, 2009
Philippines is affected by many problem of Spain like political instability and by the union of the Church and the State and also include the Philippine representation in Spanish Cortes which is justified and last is the denial of human rights which spurs the Filipino to fight for. About the Political instability, it is one of problem that the Philippines. Then it was follow by Madrid government which change the political administration in the colony. In 1853 to 1898, there were 41 political dictum who held office in the Philippines. In 1885 to 1896, during the regency of Queen Ma. Cristina there were four assign to the colonial government and two acting capacity. Rizal observes in his Noli Me Tangere that Governor-General was talking to Crisostomo Ibarra about his burdens he weigh in his shoulder. About his hardship of pleasing the King Minister and worst is when he consult the mother country about his proposal which will be accepted or rejected, and worst problem is the official way of ruling the Philippines is weak. Many of them were not prepared to govern the country. Many of them do the illegal work such as: graft and corruption, bribery etc. and it looks like no The word "filibustero" wrote Rizal to his friend, Ferdinand Blumentritt, is very little known in the Philippines. The masses do not know it yet.

Jose Alejandro, one of the new Filipinos who had been quite intimate with Rizal, said, "in writing the Noli Rizal signed his own death warrant." Subsequent events, after the fate of the Noli was sealed by the Spanish authorities, prompted Rizal to write the continuation of his first novel. He confessed, however, that regretted very much having killed Elias instead of Ibarra, reasoning that when he published the Noli his health was very much broken, and was very unsure of being able to write the continuation and speak of a revolution.

Explaining to Marcelo H. del Pilar his inability to contribute articles to the La Solidaridad, Rizal said that he was...
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