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Monique Wilson on growing up privileged: 'You have to cultivate your own convictions'

Jul 27, 2019 - 5:29 PM

The actress, whose father was allied with Ferdinand Marcos, says people need to continue to rise against the Marcos family's return to politics

MONIQUE WILSON. The theater veteran speaks up against the Marcos regime. File photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

This year's run of 'The Vagina Monologues' is an answer to Duterte

Jul 31, 2018 - 9:51 AM

The play returns to the Philippine stage on August 11 and 12

IN PHOTOS: Repertory Philippines celebrates 50 years

Jun 17, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Repertory Philippines actors gather to celebrate the company s 50 years in showcasing talent onstage

Dear Mayor Duterte, a woman or child is raped every 53 minutes in PH

Apr 19, 2016 - 5:48 PM

Award winning actress and advocate Monique Wilson urges Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to use his influence to end rape culture

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Monique Wilson, Rossana Abueva to marry in London

Jun 12, 2015 - 2:38 PM

Monique and Rossana are set to wed June 12 with a reception Sunday June 14

The right of Mary Jane Veloso's family to their rage and pain

May 03, 2015 - 2:11 AM

I urge netizens not just to know the full story first – and the story does not merely begin in the hour leading up to Mary Jane Veloso s suspended execution

SLAMMING GOVERNMENT. Celia Veloso, mother of Philippine death-row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso, speaks during a protest near the Philippines' presidential palace to mark Labor Day on May 1, 2015. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

Women demand truth, end to violence in V-day protest

Feb 15, 2015 - 7:10 PM

The One Billion Rising movement gathers women activists fighting for an end to violence against women VAW

ALL AGES. Youth participants cheering during the One Big Rising in Manila.

Monique Wilson, Hacienda Luisita women dance for justice

Mar 07, 2014 - 6:55 PM

Developments are soon to rise in disputed portions of the land But it s people who should rise Give them land rice food you ll make a much better society

PEASANT WOMEN RISING. Theater actress and One Billion Rising Global Coordinator Monique Wilson dances with the peasant women of Hacienda Luisita to call for genuine land reform. All photos by Dax Simbol/Rappler

One billion rising: dance against injustice

Feb 07, 2014 - 1:07 PM

The organizers of One Billion Rising are using dance to raise awareness on violence against women and children

Women dance, world trembles

Oct 07, 2013 - 8:44 AM

One Billion Rising for Justice: Rise release dance as movement highlights neglected concern of violence against women

THESPIAN, ACTIVIST. Monique Wilson explains One Billion Rising movement

Big businesses urged to join #ScrapPork protest

Sep 30, 2013 - 8:12 PM

Big businesses have a stake in the pork barrel scandal but where do they stand?

#TapatAko: Katapatan all over the world

Aug 28, 2013 - 10:13 AM

Katapatan is not just a Filipino trait All over the world many unsung heroes have shown katapatan – and they come in all shapes and sizes

Dance against violence: The One Billion Rising movement

Jan 01, 2013 - 1:53 PM

Women of the world: Strike Dance Rise On February 14 Valentine s Day will never be the same

VAGINA DIALOGUES. Eve Ensler and Monique Wilson talk about women's rights in the Philippines. All photos by Pia Ranada