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[OPINION] Being pansexual is all about love – not pans

Sep 28, 2019 - 1:30 PM

Being pansexual is the version of me that exists without fear. It is the version of me that wasn't threatened into heterosexuality by a family, a society, or a religion.

[OPINION] Why the word 'pansexual' makes me feel safe

Aug 31, 2019 - 10:00 AM

Some people would ask me: 'Why not just identify as bisexual? That's pretty much the same thing, right?' It's not.

Only 5 countries close gender gap in education, health – WEF

Nov 04, 2017 - 1:34 PM

The Philippines reopens its gender gap in health and survival this year, but maintains its gender equality in educational attainment

HEALTH ACCESS. A total of 34 out of 144 countries studied by the World Economic Forum have closed the gender gap on health and survival. Photo by Shutterstock

Pro-ISIS groups in PH, gender equality, Apple sales | 12PM wRap

Oct 26, 2016 - 1:54 PM

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PH still among 10 most gender-equal nations

Oct 26, 2016 - 8:00 AM

But because of the sluggish pace of change in wealthy countries in Asia the region will not close its economic gap for another 111 years says the World Economic Forum

Lady senators lead repeal of crime of ‘premature marriage’

Jul 30, 2014 - 8:35 PM

The Senate passes on final reading a bill repealing a Penal Code provision which penalizes widows who marry within 301 days after the death of their husbands

GENDER EQUALITY. Lady senators successfully pushed for a bill that discriminates against widows and women who seek to remarry after separation. Senator Nancy Binay is the author of the bill. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler