'Rock Solid' has placed Malacañang in the uncomfortable position of having to explain why it treats a historic win for the country like a mad wife
This fact has yet to sink into our country’s consciousness
(5th UPDATE) Interested readers can listen to the author, a veteran journalist and Rappler editor-at-large, and buy ‘Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case against China’ at these events in the Philippines and abroad
The decision rests with the Supreme Court. So far, the Philippines and Burundi are outliers on International Criminal Court departure.
Listen to discussions with Rappler editor-at-large Marites Vitug about her new book 'Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case Against China', the first of its kind on Manila's legal victory against Beijing
(3rd UPDATE) Rappler editor-at-large Marites Dañguilan Vitug unveils the book 'Rock Solid,' the first of its kind about the Philippines' victory over the South China Sea, at the Ateneo de Manila University
Judge Corpus Alzate of Vigan City cites the right of the accused, composed of Newsbreak editors and writers, to a 'speedy trial' in the 11-year-old case
Excerpts from ‘Rock Solid: How the Philippines Won Its Maritime Case against China,’ which will be launched on Wednesday, July 18, at the Ateneo de Manila University
Since the stunning victory over China in 2016, the official story has been defeatist
But her conduct is completely acceptable to Duterte. Hyperpartisanship at the expense of public interest is the new norm in government.
The latest harassment of Philippine troops by China in Ayungin is part of a pattern. In 2013, the Armed Forces had already reported that China eyed to occupy the shoal which lies within the country's EEZ.
Resigning from a private company is not enough. Divestment for public officials who own substantial shares is mandatory.
The President pushes for joint development in South China Sea. But China has no similar deal with any country in Southeast Asia where claims overlap
The body that vets appointees to the judiciary didn't follow its own rule that candidates for chief justice submit all past SALNs
Arroyo’s midnight appointment of Corona as chief justice and Aquino’s choice for his replacement caused tectonic shifts
Rappler editor at large Marites Dañguilan Vitug and news editor Miriam Grace A. Go receive the Glory Medal of Distinction for their achievements in investigative journalism
Duterte’s experience as mayor is out of proportion to the demands of the presidency It ill prepared him for checks and balances central to a democracy
Korina Sanchez Elenita Binay and Chiz Escudero may be campaign issues
Rappler s editor at large Marites Vitug talks to investigative desk head Chay Hofileña about investigative reporting and its challenges
Excerpts from Endless Journey: A Memoir by Jose T Almonte: As a country we have to cultivate our internal strength to face up to the challenge posed by China
Marites Dañguilan Vitug s 6 month research fellowship will focus on Reducing Inequality in the Philippines
Rappler editor at large Marites Dañguilan Vitug s book on the darkest hour of the Philippine Supreme Court is Best Book of Non fiction Prose in English
Maria A Ressa s 10 Days 10 Years: From Bin Laden to Facebook and Marites Dañguilan Vitug s Hour Before Dawn: The Fall and Uncertain Rise of the Philippine Supreme Court make it to the National Book Award list
For the first time in the RH law oral arguments real life experiences of women were discussed
While privacy is an individual’s inviolate right especially so in a democracy that right ends where public interest begins
In a paradigm shift news organizations see themselves as no longer limited to reporting the news They act on it
There is growing skepticism towards China’s security intentions but with its size and wealth it can afford to disregard this
The ruling coalition is expected to win this race But will it stay together in 2016 and beyond?
In honor of Women s Day on March 8 Rappler brings you the stories of 3 of the best women Filipina journalists
Like takes on a number of meanings and the one common thread is: I was able to connect to something with each one tugging at my heart in a different way
Help make our society egalitarian blind to class divisions with opportunities for all To reach this big luminous arc has always been part of my hope and prayer
He maintains however that allegations of him being biased are baseless and bereft of truth
Before any master plan of reform can be orchestrated any organization needs to come to terms with itself in the context of recent events
We should vote for those who welcome the sunlight not those who hide in dark corners Not the vampires
We are in an age of hybrid where professional and amateur journalists co exist to bring the news It s up to us to use what s best in the old and new media
We can only hope that President Aquino will not squander this hard fought moment
The casualty in these sideshows is the trivializing of truthfulness integrity and honesty
Prosecution summons journalists as witnesses in the impeachment trial
The SC actually met and took up the issue of whether to disclose their SALNs or not
This raises questions on source of income an issue critical to the accountability of public officials
Corona s doctorate in civil law is not covered by Ched authorized degrees that UST is allowed to grant under Eteeap