THE BEGINNING OF FILIPINO NATIONALISM
Nationalism had been greatly affected by factors that made the Filipinos as helpless and voiceless against their colonizers. These factors are:
1. Lack of Unity among Filipinos due to:
* Divided barangays with their respective chieftains
* The domination and control of Christianity as a religion introduced by the Spaniards. This despite the prevailing religion of the Muslim Filipinos.
* The policy of "divide and ruleaE...