political participation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on political participation


Basagan ng Trip with Leloy Claudio: Why political participation matters

Jan 25, 2018 - 7:52 PM

Today's episode talks about why dissent is crucial to democracy

Comelec exec: Political parties should field more women candidates

Nov 25, 2015 - 8:30 AM

The Philippines now ranks first in Asia and the Pacific when it comes to closing the gender gap but gaps in leadership levels still persist

MORE WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT. Senatorial candidates Leila de Lima, Susan Ople, and Lorna Kapunan answer questions in a forum moderated by Commission on Elections Commissioner Rowena Guanzon. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Why should we vote?

Aug 01, 2015 - 7:00 PM

It is time to recognize that our choice must not be tied solely to an analysis of individual or party platforms but to civic virtues that we believe must underlie and determine the behavior of all citizens in relation to our society

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Q and A: ‘Glass ceiling, not brick wall, for PH women’

Aug 31, 2014 - 4:35 PM

Senator Pia Cayetano tells Rappler why the Philippines does not have enough women leaders and why poor mothers continue to die of childbirth