election propaganda - updates

Rappler's latest stories on election propaganda


EXPLAINER: Can Comelec regulate 'Pride' ad that attacks Roxas rivals?

Apr 05, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The answer is in the Supreme Court s recent decision on the controversial Team Patay campaign of the Diocese of Bacolod in 2013

Roxas shrugs off criticism, thanks supporters for comic book

Mar 29, 2016 - 11:08 PM

Administration bet Mar Roxas says the criticisms come from rivals camps because they have apparently realized that the comic book is effective campaign material

#PHVote: Ambush, campaign bloopers, and shady allies

Mar 28, 2016 - 10:41 AM

A reelectionist mayor in Laguna is wounded in an attack the Liberal Party embraces the jueteng network in Pampanga the Comelec s website is hacked

'Pride' detergent ad: Don't choose candidate who steals, kills, or is unprepared

Mar 24, 2016 - 7:00 PM

UPDATED A corporation largely owned by a family from Capiz is behind political ads that appear to attack Mar Roxas rivals

Screenshot from the Pride TVC

Davao City takes centerstage in Duterte political ad

Mar 14, 2016 - 8:26 PM

A new political advertisement highlights the protector and not The Punisher in Rodrigo Duterte

DUTERTE'S DAVAO. The first political advertisement produced by Rodrigo Duterte's own team airs Monday evening, March 14, 2016, focusing on what he has done for Davao City as a mayor. Screengrab from the advertisement

EXPLAINER: Pacquiao’s match can be aired in PH, but...

Mar 07, 2016 - 3:20 PM

UPDATED Manny Pacquiao had filed his candidacy for senator before he contractually agreed to his match with Bradley It is difficult to ascribe good faith on his part when he scheduled the match within the campaign period

File photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Comelec asks netizens to report campaign offenses

Feb 02, 2016 - 7:43 PM

The poll body also partners with the MMDA and public works department which will remove signages that bear the names of government officials running in 2016

CAMPAIGN RUBBISH. Flyers and posters are scattered everywhere after the 2010 national elections. Photo by Francis R. Malasig / EPA

Remember 'Team Patay'? Here's how it will affect campaigning now

Feb 02, 2016 - 9:00 AM

The Supreme Court decision favoring the bishop of Bacolod means that non candidates can now put up campaign propaganda as big as the billboards and contract unlimited ads free from any form of regulation

ANTI-RH CAMPAIGN. The Diocese of Bacolod went to the Supreme Court after the Commission on Elections ordered dismantling of oversized tarpaulins campaigning against candidates who supported the reproductive health law. Rappler file photo by Gilbert Bayoran

INFOGRAPHIC: Allowed election propaganda

Apr 08, 2013 - 6:00 AM

Based on Comelec Resolution No 9615 which sets the campaign rules for 2013