No matter where we are, it is our identity that keeps us distinct. It is our history, culture, art, music, food and language that define us. Identity looks at our past and our present, and how we redefine ourselves as we move toward the future.
Welcome to Rappler, a social news network where stories inspire community engagement and digitally fuelled actions for social change. Rappler comes from the root words "rap" (to discuss) + "ripple" (to make waves).