Marites Dañguilan Vitug

The year of living with autocracy and incompetence

Jun 20, 2017 - 11:00 AM

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

The Scrum: Of First Ladies and a VP

Aug 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Korina Sanchez Elenita Binay and Chiz Escudero may be campaign issues

EMOTIONAL. Korina Sanchez, wife of presidential candidate Manuel Roxas II, says she's not worried about the survey numbers

PODCAST: Investigative reporting 101 with Marites Vitug

Apr 04, 2015 - 10:30 AM

Rappler s editor at large Marites Vitug talks to investigative desk head Chay Hofileña about investigative reporting and its challenges

Lost lighthouses

Feb 18, 2015 - 1:57 PM

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

Teaching English in Japan

Aug 24, 2014 - 3:02 PM

Could this be the new opportunity for young Pinoys?

TEACHER AND STUDENT. Susan de Ono-Laset with one of her students, Junko Kido, a retired teacher, in Ono-Laset's classroom. Photo by Marites Vitug

Rappler editor is Kyoto University research fellow

Feb 05, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Marites Dañguilan Vitug s 6 month research fellowship will focus on Reducing Inequality in the Philippines

Vitug's 'Hour Before Dawn' wins Nat'l Book Award

Oct 31, 2013 - 9:20 PM

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

Books by Rappler editors among award finalists

Aug 23, 2013 - 10:36 AM

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

Up close and personal

Aug 14, 2013 - 9:41 AM

For the first time in the RH law oral arguments real life experiences of women were discussed

Napoles lawyer threatens, Rappler replies

Aug 06, 2013 - 7:54 PM

While privacy is an individual’s inviolate right especially so in a democracy that right ends where public interest begins

POSH LIVING. Online records show Jeane Napoles is the listed owner of a luxury apartment in the Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles. Photo from Ritz-Carlton website

Media reloaded

Jun 23, 2013 - 11:25 AM

In a paradigm shift news organizations see themselves as no longer limited to reporting the news They act on it

Is China trusted?

Jun 03, 2013 - 8:44 AM

There is growing skepticism towards China’s security intentions but with its size and wealth it can afford to disregard this

2013 vote is referendum on Aquino

May 12, 2013 - 9:17 AM

The ruling coalition is expected to win this race But will it stay together in 2016 and beyond?

The Great Spoiler

Apr 08, 2013 - 9:22 AM

Kim Jong un is an extreme character What does he really want?

HerStory: Women journalists speak out

Mar 07, 2013 - 2:07 PM

In honor of Women s Day on March 8 Rappler brings you the stories of 3 of the best women Filipina journalists

REFLECTIONS. (From left) Ceres Doyo, Jo-Ann Maglipon and Marites Vitug have all faced libel lawsuits in their career as journalists. All photos by Pia Ranada

Kabang, Gangnam Style and other likes for 2012

Dec 31, 2012 - 8:32 AM

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

Marites Dañguilan Vitug

Dear God

Dec 24, 2012 - 1:28 PM

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

SC Justice Velasco inhibits from Cybercrime law case

Oct 17, 2012 - 3:30 PM

He maintains however that allegations of him being biased are baseless and bereft of truth


The Supreme Court has to face the music

Sep 25, 2012 - 3:18 PM

Before any master plan of reform can be orchestrated any organization needs to come to terms with itself in the context of recent events

Justice Conchita Carpio Morales

Beware of vampires!

Sep 01, 2012 - 9:44 AM

We should vote for those who welcome the sunlight not those who hide in dark corners Not the vampires

New media in the new age

Jul 04, 2012 - 6:38 PM

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

Choosing a chief justice

Jun 01, 2012 - 10:44 AM

We can only hope that President Aquino will not squander this hard fought moment

Stay with the facts

Feb 17, 2012 - 8:05 AM

Deliberately or not the public is being made to meander into outlying territory

Marites Vitug

Discount, reduction and other peripherals

Feb 03, 2012 - 9:44 AM

The casualty in these sideshows is the trivializing of truthfulness integrity and honesty

Marites Vitug

Not all 100 will take witness stand

Jan 28, 2012 - 6:09 PM

In the light of criticism the prosecution back pedals

'Journalists are not the story'

Jan 27, 2012 - 1:34 PM

Prosecution summons journalists as witnesses in the impeachment trial

A victory for transparency

Jan 20, 2012 - 11:40 AM

The SC actually met and took up the issue of whether to disclose their SALNs or not

Marites Vitug

Corona triples wealth while in SC

Jan 15, 2012 - 4:27 PM

This raises questions on source of income an issue critical to the accountability of public officials

PROOF OF OWNERSHIP. Supreme Court Justice Reynato Corona owns at least five properties worth millions

Beyond Google

Jan 05, 2012 - 5:25 PM

How should we communicate with those born in an increasingly wireless world?

UST: Corona's lecture enough for PhD

Jan 02, 2012 - 12:43 PM

Corona s doctorate in civil law is not covered by Ched authorized degrees that UST is allowed to grant under Eteeap

Corona Inquirer