Answer #1 The Filipinos were on the US side. There were Japanese atrocities in the Philippines.
Answer #2 There were no documented atrocities of Americans against the Filipinos in World War 2 as the Philippines was under American rule at that time.
However, the Americans did commit various atrocities during the Philippine-American War which happened on the years 1899 to 1902. Among these inhuman acts were: * The looting and pillaging of villages * Massacre of entire populations (i.e. massacre of 17,000 people in Caloocan, village of Maypaja had 5,000) * Re-concentration of Filipinos into small areas which led to disease and hunger causing the death of over 200,000 people * Massacre of the people of Samar ordered by Gen. Jake "Howling" Smith which was the killing of anyone capable of bearing arms. This meant all were killed from ages 10 years old and above * Use of the water treatment as a means of torture It may be very interesting to note that the Americans came with the reasoning that they were to Christianize and free the Filipinos from the Spanish. What they did not know was that the Filipinos almost had effective control of the country, were the only predominantly Catholic nation in Asia and on 1898 had established the first free republic in Asia.
Prior to the start of WW I, Filipino people were struggling for independence from American control. As the war started Filipinos suspended their freedom struggle and supported USA against Germany. In 1917 Philippines Assembly approved creation of a 25000 strong Philippine National Guard which joined American Expeditionary Forces to fight the war. After the war Filipinos restarted their freedom struggle.
Atrocities were committed against American ships by both the British and Germans, but the final push that convinced the United States to join the Allied forces was the sinking of the Lusitania by a German submarine.
The ones I would put on the top of the list are the crisis in the Middle East, Darfur, and atrocities against women world-wide.
Holocaust comes from Greek words meaning "whole" and "burned".
american and british
What led most Americans to support the rebels were the dramatic stories of Spanish atrocities reported in two of the nation's major newspapers, the New York Journal and the New York World.Reference: My American History textbook :]
Terror in Tuscany World War II Atrocities - 2011 was released on: USA: 13 August 2011
The German Army committed a whole series of atrocities in Belgium in World War 1, particular the massacre of large numbers of civilians, for example, 612 murdered at Dinant in 1914.
The African Holocaust refers to atrocities against the African people throughout history. It begins with the Arab slave trade of 650 and still continues today in parts of the world.
America influenced the Filipinos in a great deal of areas. One is their culture. Filipinos praise American music and way of government that they ended up copying it in a way. They also love buying American goods thinking its better than their own. This all started after the Americans bought the Philippines from the Japanese in the end of second world war that they had been Filipinos heroes. Since then, Filipinos were so concerned into becoming one, praising those Filipinos living in U.S, copying their lifestyle, TV show adaptation and way of clothing(ex. America suits than Barong tagalog in special occasions). Overall, A great deal of influence that sometimes their identity comes in question.
Genocide and Mass Atrocities are happening in Syria
After World War II, people around the world heard about the atrocities the Germans has committed in the name of racial purity. This encouraged many countries to strengthen their laws against discrimination so that these atrocities would never happen again.
Sixty percent of the world is against America and only ten percent of theAmerican population notice that sixty percent of the world hates them.
the world came to a end
An American Love Story - 1999 You and Me Against the World 1-6 was released on: USA: 14 September 1999
The handicraft industry has a very positive affect on the livelihood of Filipinos. The Philippines is the second largest producer of handicrafts in the world, and it provides the livelihood for 1 million Filipinos.
The Cuban revolt against Spain and the mysterious sinking of the USS Maine caused the War and the consequences were:Spain lost its New World Empire.Cuba was granted Independence.Guam and Puerto Rico became US Territories.The Philippines were sold to the US for $20 million.The Filipinos wanted instant independence and revolted. The Philippine American war was an unintended result of the Spanish American War.The US was recognized as a World Power.
All races say it is.
Most likely the attacks by Germany (in either world war) against American civilians and American shipping in the Atlantic Ocean.
The person who scored the American goal in the world cup match is Clint Dempsey.
The early Filipinos were economically self-sufficient, but they did have engage in active trade with Cambodia and China. Filipinos today engage in all of the economic activities of the modern world. They work in every economic sector from banking to technology.
To Stop the Germans at all costs from ruling the world.
Bertram Bank has written: 'Back from the living dead' -- subject(s): American Personal narratives, Atrocities, Japanese Prisoners and prisons, World War, 1939-1945