Rappler's latest stories on 2017 policy and governance
Rappler revisits the homes of some of the slain teens and reconnects with the people they left behind
The war on drugs, the Marawi siege, the ASEAN Summit, and global disinformation gripped the nation this year. Rappler’s yearender video takes you through 20 of 2017's top stories
Many prominent – and infamous – personalities in news, politics, business, sports, and showbiz have passed away in 2017
(UPDATED) Rappler looks back on some of the worst incidents that happened on MRT3 in 2017
Who failed the talks? Both the government and the communist rebels claim betrayal.
This year has been filled with cringe-worthy moments online for government agencies and officials
As 2017 ends, Rappler takes a look at the sacked and rejected members of the Duterte administration
How Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales have stood up to the President
It’s time to stop wishing for a single, hardball opportunity to end this state of abuse. 2018 is yours – and ours – to fix.
The year 2017 has been a period of decline in many ways – we saw the decline of peace, human rights and respect for human life, check and balance, democracy, independence and sovereignty
Vice President Leni Robredo has so far refused to become opposition leader, but this past year she has made strong statements against policies of the Duterte administration
President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a total of 530 executive orders, proclamations, laws, and other major documents
The President and Vice President share one thing in common: they both love spending time with children!
Questions about the drug war and a lack of textbooks hound schools as Filipino students learn about the dangers of drugs inside the classroom