And @machistado (aka @mohandasgandhi) just shared a very good read on America’s interrogation experiments in the Philippines and it’s pursuit then of the idea of enlightened imperialism. To read the whole excerpt, do click through the pic above.
Oh, and if you’re not yet following Anna in both blogs, you’re missing a lot from the Tumblr experience.
There’s a reason Stanley Karnow titled his book on the US in the Philippines “In Our Image.” Thanks guys! Really love what you did with the place!
In other news, American forces also excelled at concentration camp style round up of Filipino civilians.
Of course, they just refined and improved techniques they developed on Native American tribes. Exact same leadership from those battles were deployed here.