Solita Monsod - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Solita Monsod


[OPINION] Pundits and professors

Dec 19, 2018 - 11:06 AM

There's the tendency to be loose with facts, and worse, to even fall for fake news

[OPINION | Newspoint] Why China cannot be trusted

Dec 08, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Now the world's second biggest economy and a major power all around, China no longer hesitates to bully and cheat its way around client nations

[OPINION] Winnie turns Trumpian

Dec 04, 2018 - 10:58 AM

The issue of Tsinoys has turned Monsod into a careless pundit, and she serves as a cautionary tale for young scholars like myself. Success in public service, a newspaper column, and the final word on a TV show can make one lazy.

[OPINION] Why I distrust Solita Monsod’s ‘Why Filipinos distrust China’

Nov 30, 2018 - 9:00 AM

What the Monsod essay ‘boils down to’ is this: ‘We don’t trust China because we don’t trust Chinese and Chinese-Filipinos’ because, after all this time, and alas, we are still racists.

UP community members slam extrajudicial killings

Aug 20, 2016 - 9:39 PM

We demand that President Rodrigo R Duterte put an end to all extrajudicial killings posthaste UP students teachers staff and alumni say

SPATE OF KILLINGS. In this picture taken on July 8, 2016, police officers investigate the body of an alleged drug dealer, his face covered with packing tape and a placard that reads, 'I'm a pusher,' on a street in Manila. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Enrile, his wife Cristina, and his affair with Gigi Reyes

Mar 04, 2014 - 2:34 PM

Cristina Castañer Enrile confirms the affair between her husband and his former chief of staff Gigi Reyes yet speaks of her continuing affection for him

Screenshot of Bawal ang Pasaway kay Mareng Winnie aired on GMA News TV

Haiyan exposes military’s vulnerabilities

Nov 19, 2013 - 9:25 AM

On the ground while local government officials are supposed to be the first responders in many cases and in reality it is the military that fills in the gaps

'No to candidates from political dynasties'

Apr 17, 2013 - 8:22 PM

Timbangan 2013 a forum organized by the Movement for Good Governance says senatorial candidates who come from political dynasties should give up their senatorial dreams

Declare Smartmatic poll machines unfit, group tells Comelec

Mar 12, 2012 - 4:42 PM

Comelec should hold a “competitive public bidding” instead of buying the machines the poll body rented from Smartmatic group says