Rappler's latest stories on Independence Day Philippines 2019
The world's tallest building in Dubai takes on the colors of the Philippine flag to mark the 121st Philippine Independence Day
In a speech in Lapu-Lapu City, the education secretary says Visayans also fought for Philippine independence
'Today, let us pay tribute to our patriots – both from the past and the present – by safeguarding the democratic institutions that were built from the rubble of the wars that gave rise to our heroes,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
Are we – as individuals, as a people, and as a nation – truly free? Netizens don't seem to think so.
Folk dances, lechon, OPM bands, and the determination to have a good time – Repoblacion 2019 was as Filipino as it got
A woman who lost her son due to 'Oplan Tokhang' chooses to head to the streets and protest on Independence Day
Government officials proudly raise the Philippine flag in celebration of 121 years of independence, while protesters angrily lift their placards to call for 'true freedom' in the country
The display comes as the Philippines struggles to secure its territorial waters from China's expansive claims
Filipinos use jokes and memes to visualize Philippine historical figures in modern or alternative settings
'Nawa'y pukawin ng pagdiriwang na ito ang isang malalim na pagmamahal para sa bayan,' says Vice President Leni Robredo on Independence Day
President Rodrigo Duterte will commemorate Independence Day with soldiers in Malabang, Lanao del Sur
Groups will stage protests in various parts of Metro Manila to commemorate the country's 121st Independence Day
Let the Independence Day be a reminder to fight for your freedom at home, in school, and at work
Jollibee now sports a Barong Tagalog!