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About Stereotypes and Prejudices on Being Cebuano
Stereotypes and prejudices are brought up because certain groups tend to classify what is different from their own. And so Manilenos tend to classify themselves as different than their Cebuano counterparts. Of course ethnic groups view themselves better than any other ethnic groups. With this given fact, Cebuanos are not spared from such biases.
Manila and Cebu: Eternal Rivals?
Cebu and Manila are the oldest cities in the Philippines. They have rich historical legacies that became the foundation of the country’s existence. Significant events that helped shape who we are were rooted in both cities. As both cities grew, certain forms of rivalry and animosity began to take shape. Many historians cannot agree on the origins of the love-hate relationship of Manila and Cebu.