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Module 3 Readings in Philippine historyTopic: Rizal's RetractionThere is a lot of controversy going on whether Rizal’s retraction is fake or authentic and that is the big question because we cannot say what truly happened, we can only provide research and arguments to show if it was a fraud or if it was real. From my research and sources, I personally think that Rizal’s retraction was a hoax, I also find the topic interesting and I will be stating my opinions and arguments on why I believe the retraction is fake.The morning after the execution of Jose Rizal, the papers of Manila and Madrid recorded the occasion, and reported that just before his demise Rizal withdrew his strict blunders, repudiated freemasonry, and in the most recent hours of his life had hitched Josephine Bracken. In many papers the content of a letter of retraction as far as anyone knows composed by Rizal was imprinted in full. The administration sent the declaration to Spanish departments abroad with the solicitation to get for it the most extensive conceivable exposure. The individuals who had