LGBTQ or heterosexual, those who were at the 2017 Pride March all agree that #LoveWins
GANDA Filipinas' Naomi Fontanos calls for solidarity with members of the LGBTQ+ community and gay rights advocates
Check out the highlights of this year's march to celebrate LGBTQ+ pride and diversity
'It's very important to be at ease and be comfortable with who you are. Be at peace with who you are and enjoy it,' says an advocate for LGBTQ+ inclusivity
Freedom in Christ Ministries apologizes on behalf of other churches that condemn the gay community
'He paraded himself as an ally during the campaign season, promising same-sex marriage in the Philippines,' says Senator Risa Hontiveros
They came to protest, preach, and to celebrate diversity and unity
While some see the march as an avenue where they can voice out their concerns, others see it as a safe space where they can express themselves without prejudice
Celebrating love and passion, the country hosts its biggest pride march of the year
Carrying the theme 'Here together,' the 2017 Pride March is scheduled for Saturday, June 24
Arts hub Pineapple Lab's schedule of activities this month highlights pride – both for the nation and one's identity
(UPDATED) YouTube on its Creators Blog on March 20 acknowledges the issue with its Restricted Mode and is working to fix the issue by auditing its technology and improving its systems
Representatives Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Kaka Bag-ao, and Geraldine Roman sponsor the proposed SOGIE Equality Act for 2nd reading in the House
Jennifer announces she will no longer perform, after fans from the LGBT community expressed disappointment over her decision to sing for Trump's program
It is the first time an anti-discrimination bill reaches the Senate plenary
Watch the 6PM wRap with Paterno Esmaquel
Minority Leader Danilo Suarez says a same-sex couple locked in a kiss in a wedding ceremony 'is not pleasant to look at'
Bataan 1st District Representative Geraldine Roman, a transwoman, says it's about time for the Philippines to recognize the rights of same-sex couples
Legislators agree that the bill Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez plans to file will spark an 'intelligent' deliberation on LGBT rights at the House of Representatives
Bataan 1st District Representative Geraldine Roman, the country's first transgender congresswoman, recalls how her late 'macho politician' father fully supported his transgender child
Watch Rappler's 6PM newscast with Maria Ressa
Watch Rappler's 12PM newscast with Zak Yuson
'What happened in Orlando may have sent chills down our spines, but it will never silence the community'
Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Chay Hofileña
The Pulse Asia survey is conducted from February 15 to 20, when Pacquiao faced an international backlash because of his controversial statement on same-sex unions
Watch Rappler's 12PM newscast with Chay Hofileña
My invitation to the moral entrepreneurs is to temper your religious fervor, and recognize the value of composure and silence
Doctrine and personal beliefs align in this community
Netizens #ShowThePope two faces of the Philippines when it comes to gay rights: sometimes breeding 'discrimination,' sometimes 'open and loving'
Thirsty for inspiration? In the mood to be moved by powerful stories of leadership, struggle, and love? Join us on Saturday, November 29 at Miriam College for Pride SPEAKS.
Transgender people want the public and the lawmakers to know they have their own rights too
Rappler talks to Fil-Am transgender model and Gender Proud co-founder Geena Rocero
The LGBT community reacts angrily to a National Conservative Examiner story quoting Manny Pacquiao as saying gays should be 'put to death,' as stated in the Bible
Coming out is the best 'defense' against people trying to find 'dirt' on you. Once facts are exposed, they lose their power over you, and your life will not be ruled by fear and paranoia anymore.