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Senatorial bets agree: Prioritize Filipino workers over Chinese in PH

Apr 27, 2019 - 8:10 PM

Senatorial bets say Filipinos need the jobs more, citing the Philippine unemployment rate

Laborers continue their work on an elevated highway system on November 5, 2018, that is part of the government's build, build, build project. A mandated P25 minimum wage increase would be beneficial to the labor sector to somehow offset the rising prices of basic commodities due to the rise in inflation. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Ex-DILG chiefs – now Senate bets – quizzed on drug war, juvenile justice

Jan 27, 2019 - 7:02 PM

Former interior secretaries Manuel Roxas II and Rafael Alunan III weigh in on issues such as the war on drugs and juvenile justice

No to Chinese workers replacing Filipinos – Mar Roxas

Jan 27, 2019 - 6:56 PM

'Kung gano'n ang tulong nila sa atin, 'yung ayuda, 'yung pautang nila sa atin, hindi na bale,' says opposition senatorial candidate Mar Roxas

NO TO CHINESE WORKERS. Mar Roxas says he opposes the influx of Chinese workers "replacing" Filipinos. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Roque says no to death penalty in drug crimes

Jan 27, 2019 - 5:56 PM

Former presidential spokesperson Harry Roque contradicts the Duterte administration on death penalty for drug-related crimes

NO TO DEATH PENALTY. Harry Roque says he opposes the reimposition of the death penalty for drug-related crimes. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Senate bet Raffy Alunan open to joint exploration of West PH Sea

Oct 17, 2018 - 1:59 PM

The former interior secretary says any joint exploration agreement with China must ensure the Philippines gets a 'lion's share' of profits

Former DILG secretary Raffy Alunan accompanied by Sen. Richard Gordon, marches to the Comelec office in Manila to file the Certificate of Nomination and Acceptance for One Philippines Party list on October 17, 2018. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Casino targeted with suicide attack because it’s ‘haram’ – ISIS

Jun 03, 2017 - 2:35 PM

Analysts have long pointed out that ISIS has a sophisticated propaganda machinery and believes at least 50 of the battle is fought in the media

Rappler Talk: Raffy Alunan on Resorts World Manila attack and terrorism

Jun 02, 2017 - 6:42 PM

What does the attack on Resorts World Manila mean? Is it really a robbery attempt or a terrorist attack?

Duterte to tap Alunan as envoy to China if Ramos declines

Jul 22, 2016 - 4:53 PM

Rafael Alunan III was interior secretary under Ramos administration and was among the senatorial candidates Duterte endorsed during the 2016 elections

File photo of Rafael Alunan III by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte preferred 'presidentiable' of independent senatorial bets

Apr 22, 2016 - 6:38 PM

Five of the 6 senatorial candidates who have joined Rappler s TheLeaderIWant debate say they prefer the tough talking Davao City mayor to head the country

WHO'S YOUR 'PRESIDENTIABLE'? Four of 6 senatorial candidates – (from left) Rafael Alunan III, Dante Liban, Allan Montaño, and Susan Ople – field questions at Rappler's 3rd and last senatorial debate at the FEU Institute of Technology on April 22, 2016. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Crime-free PH in 3-6 months? Start by cleaning up gov't – Alunan

Apr 22, 2016 - 4:03 PM

Senatorial candidate Rafael Alunan III says his presidential bet s promise to suppress crime in a short time is doable

DUTERTE'S BET. Rafael Alunan III explains at Rappler's senatorial debate on April 22, 2016, how his presidential candidate's promise to suppress crime in 3-6 months is doable. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

#TheLeaderIWant Rappler Senatorial Debate - FEU Institute of Technology

Feb 08, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Watch as the senatorial candidates meet for Rappler s Senatorial debate on April 22 2016 to be held in Far Eastern University Institute of Technology This is the third leg in a series of three debates as part of our coverage of the 2016 Philippine elections

Peace be with us

Mar 14, 2015 - 2:14 PM

The simple fact is there is no other option but peace Without peace there is no economic and social development not only in Mindanao but also in the entire country Truly there are no real winners in war

July 24: Worldwide Pinoy protest vs China

Jul 17, 2013 - 1:44 PM

A coalition of former gov t officials and celebs urges pickets in front of Chinese embassies in the US Canada Europe vs Chinese government s lawless policy of intrusion

COALITION VS CHINA: West Philippine Sea Coalition invites Filipinos around the world to protest China's 'agression'. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena