Patch Magtanong - updates

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Beauty queen-lawyer Patch Magtanong weighs in on anti-terrorism bill

Jun 05, 2020 - 4:42 PM

On her Instagram, Patch compiles what she calls 'unconstitutional, contentious, draconian provisions' of the bill

PATCH MAGTANONG. The lawyer and beauty queen, seen here at a Women's Month event in March, speaks up against the anti-terror bill. File photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler

Patch Magtanong: 'There’s so much more to you than whether or not you pass the bar'

Apr 29, 2020 - 1:00 PM

'There’s so much more to life than law, take it from me,' says the beauty queen and lawyer

Patch Magtanong excited for successor to experience Miss International

Mar 09, 2020 - 11:30 AM

The Miss International title is the new top crown after the departure of the Miss Universe franchise from Binibining Pilipinas

Patch Magtanong on Miss International 2019: Grateful for chance to speak about 'my truth'

Nov 16, 2019 - 12:53 PM

'I’m so grateful to have had the chance to speak about my truth, and the truth of all women who have had limitations placed on them based on their gender,' says Patch

Kylie Verzosa praises Patch Magtanong for 'exquisite performance'

Nov 12, 2019 - 10:10 PM

'You were amazing and a great representative of the Philippines,' Kylie says

She didn't get the crown, but Patch’s final speech wins Filipino fans over

Nov 12, 2019 - 7:55 PM

'Even without the crown, Patch was able to use the Miss International platform to deliver her message,' tweets one netizen

IN PHOTOS: Patch Magtanong's Miss International 2019 journey

Nov 12, 2019 - 6:34 PM

Check out her transformation from pageant newbie to full-fledged beauty queen

READ: Patch Magtanong’s Miss International 2019 speech

Nov 12, 2019 - 4:56 PM

'To cheer all women means to support all women regardless of the race, religion, or background, but not only these – it also means, to remove all the barriers that prevent women [from reaching] their full potential'

PH's Patch Magtanong gets Top 8 finish at Miss International 2019

Nov 12, 2019 - 4:49 PM

Thailand's Sireethorn Leearamwat is Miss International 2019

'Most amazing cultural experience': Patch Magtanong on Miss International 2019 journey

Nov 12, 2019 - 12:34 PM

The Philippines' bet looks back ahead of the pageant's coronation night

LOOK: Patch Magtanong's national costume for Miss International 2019

Oct 28, 2019 - 4:14 PM

Patch's costume is made by Amir Sali

Patch Magtanong wasn't always sure if she was confident enough to join Bb Pilipinas

Oct 17, 2019 - 6:30 PM

Take the leap, Patch encourages anyone who has self-doubt

Binibining Pilipinas queens visit Philippine Children's Medical Center, spends time with kids

Aug 15, 2019 - 6:34 PM

The queens spend time with the children of Philippine Children’s Medical Center

The queens of 2019: A roundtable discussion

Jul 29, 2019 - 2:11 PM

Catch the queens live on Rappler!

Controversial questions? The Binibining Pilipinas 2019 queens say they're 'getting there'

Jul 14, 2019 - 3:07 PM

Gazini Ganados, Patch Magtanong, and Resham Saeed share how they answer the most controversial questions thrown at them during media interviews

LOOK: Stars, beauty queens at Metro Manila Pride 2019

Jun 30, 2019 - 10:16 AM

Iza Calzado, Nadine Lustre, Bb Pilipinas queens Patch Magtanong and Resham Saeed are among those who joined the annual event