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We are all Tizons

May 19, 2017 - 9:45 AM

Slavery is wrong but how do we really treat the Lolas in our lives?

Pare, boss, dear and Pinoy culture

Feb 13, 2017 - 12:07 PM

How does one call people appropriately these days? When is dear acceptable? Or for that matter bok ?

Matangos o pango: Picking one’s nose in the Philippines

Oct 12, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Lasco: Colonialism changed the way we looked at our faces and noses

Culture clash: Why Freddie Aguilar isn't ready

Jul 22, 2016 - 12:18 PM

I believe his views on Cultural Revolution and Purification will set us back from being participants in a globally connected creative world

The myth of 'kapwa'

Mar 05, 2016 - 1:38 PM

If kapwa is so central to the Filipino experience then why do we see so little of it in our everyday lives?

‘Boring’ Mass? Adapt it to Filipino culture, priests say

Jan 25, 2016 - 8:17 PM

This problem demands a lot of soul searching Pasig Bishop Mylo Hubert Vergara tells Rappler at the International Eucharistic Congress

GLOBAL CONGRESS. Cardinal Charles Maung Bo of Myanmar (1st from left) leads the opening Mass for the 51st International Eucharistic Congress in Cebu City that began on January 24, 2016. Photo by Jay Rommel Labra/EPA

What they don't tell you when you leave the Philippines

Oct 08, 2015 - 9:14 AM

We are told about the wonderful things that happen when we make it out of our own country but never once told how much it will hurt to lose our home

SIGABO 2015: Ang Ikapitong Taunang Patimpalak sa Sabayang Pagbigkas

Oct 01, 2015 - 8:38 PM

SIGABO promotes Filipino art culture and literature through the Sabayang Pagbigkas

We need to talk about ‘food-shaming’

Jul 31, 2015 - 11:22 AM

Repeat after us: I will eat for myself

QUIZ: What do your food cravings mean?

Jul 27, 2015 - 12:44 PM

Take this quiz to find out which “foodie tribe” you belong to

Food, culture and the Pinoy appetite

Jul 16, 2015 - 7:26 PM

Watch our roundtable discussion on food and health held Thursday July 16

One debacle to the next: Why are we like this?

Jul 02, 2015 - 11:15 AM

If we are hard wired to behave as we do because of our geography and historical experience what does the future hold for us? Are we hopeless as a nation?

28th South East Asian Games Women's Soft Ball Team representatives, pose for a photograph during the athlete's send off program at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport on June 3, 2015. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

What's a 'real Filipino' anyway?

Jun 13, 2015 - 9:32 PM

As I’ve grown older I’ve realized not only how complicated and nuanced a Filipino’s identity is but also how understanding it is more than an exercise in navel gazing

Can we get rid of 'Filipino time'?

Apr 23, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Is tardiness truly cultural and therefore endemic to a particular country? Is there no way for Filipinos to arrive on time?

'Kukunin ka ng bumbay!' and other childhood lessons on race and gender

Mar 12, 2015 - 7:59 AM

What other racist or sexist remarks did you hear as a child or said during playtime? Would you correct your child now if you heard it from them?

Coffee painting: How a Fil-Am artist expresses her identity

Feb 04, 2015 - 12:30 AM

Clarisse was drawn to coffee because it is easily accessible and aesthetically because it mutates into various shades of brown the color of Filipinos

Clarisse

CONVERSATION: The TV habits of Filipinos

Nov 12, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Are you still tuned in? Join our conversation on November 15 4pm

Gee, your kabayan smells terrific!

Aug 02, 2014 - 11:26 PM

Personal hygiene figures highly in the Filipinos’ list of priorities along with mobile phones and Internet access

The ties that bind: Empowering Fil-Am college students

May 06, 2014 - 9:32 PM

There are an estimated 3 000 Filipino cultural associations in the US alone What if more of these groups became hubs of transnational action and engagement?

Her Yin and Yang: A woman’s journey towards finding her true identity

Feb 19, 2014 - 4:52 PM

Is there irony in defying your culture s standards and embracing its heritage at the same time? One woman shares her tale

CONVERSATION: Reunions: rant or rave?

Jan 14, 2014 - 3:43 PM

What are reunion rants and raves? Join our conversation on January 17 at 3PM

Don't call me Madam

Jan 13, 2014 - 10:32 AM

Our title fetish is indicative of the social inequality and resulting patronage that plague Philippine society

Sylvia Claudio

Culture shock: Does it matter if you're brown or white?

Jan 06, 2014 - 3:25 PM

I find it baffling and ironic how white skin is seen as the ‘holy grail’ of skin tones

'Calidad humana' and exporting the Filipino smile

Sep 21, 2013 - 2:01 PM

Chilean ambassador and his wife embark on goodwill project to affirm Filipino warmth

AT HOME IN THIS GLOBAL CORNER. Ambassador Roberto Mayorga and his wife, Paulina

On being Filipino abroad

Aug 03, 2013 - 11:11 PM

I feel more Filipino abroad than I do back home but I use that point of view to my advantage

AT HOME. The author discovers how much a Filipino she is in another country. All photos by Rica Facundo

#RHlaw goes against 'tuwid na daan' – critic

Jul 23, 2013 - 4:58 PM

Critic tells the Supreme Court exposing next generation to RH law means going the way of the US: teenagers having multiple sex partners

PNoy and the Power Distance Index

Jan 11, 2012 - 9:45 AM

What happens when the boss is wrong?

Maria Ressa