N30: A Personal History by Geo

Added on by Alexei Mohajerjasbi.

I celebrate November 30th for hella reasons.

First and foremost, everywhere Filipinos and real friends of Filipinos are, you’ll find people celebrating the anniversary of revolutionary leader Andres Bonifacio’s birthday (1863). For this reason, on this day in 1964, the national democratic youth organization Kabataang Makabayan was founded at the University of the Philippines, relaunching a movement that saw itself as a continuation of Bonifacio’s unfinished revolution to get the Philippines free from foreign domination.

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