Brave New World

Maria A. Ressa

[OPINION] Brave New World

Published in Brave New World
Published 9:51 AM, Jul 16, 2018
Updated 2:18 PM, Jul 29, 2018

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

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Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

ISIS 'sanctioned, if not directed' Resorts World attack – expert

The Philippines now serves as an inspiration for global jihadists, say terrorism experts, who asked the government to investigate an ISIS claim the Resorts World gunman converted to Islam

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#EDSA30: The Parody of People Power

Published in Brave New World
Published 1:16 PM, Feb 26, 2016
Updated 1:16 PM, Feb 26, 2016

People power should have never become a political tool; it was a once-in-a-lifetime act that should have been followed by the hard work of building democratic institutions

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[OPINION] Brave New World

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

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ISIS and Jakarta attacks: What we need to know

Published in Brave New World
Published 10:45 AM, Jan 18, 2016
Updated 2:32 PM, Jan 18, 2016

Here are 4 reasons why last week’s attacks mark a significant development in the threat landscape of Southeast Asia

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[OPINION] Brave New World

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

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ISIS to declare a province in Mindanao?

Published in Brave New World
Published 3:00 PM, Jan 10, 2016
Updated 3:21 PM, Jan 11, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: New video released on January 4, 2016 shows consolidation of extremist groups pledging allegiance to ISIS in the Philippines

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[OPINION] Brave New World

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

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Killing the ogre that never dies

Published in Brave New World
Published 5:15 PM, Dec 30, 2015
Updated 7:01 PM, Jan 03, 2016

The enemy isn't out there. 'I hope I will never reach the stage when I become the ogre,' says RADM Suarez.

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[OPINION] Brave New World

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

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Southeast Asia after 9/11

Published in Brave New World
Published 10:50 AM, Sep 13, 2015
Updated 10:37 AM, Sep 11, 2016

On September 11, 2001, planes crashed into the World Trade Center. What's happened since then and what lessons have we learned?

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[OPINION] Brave New World

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

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Terror threat against Pope Francis in the PH

Published in Brave New World
Published 5:30 PM, Jan 17, 2015
Updated 10:15 AM, Jan 18, 2015

Was the Philippine government justified in shutting down cell networks that can trigger explosives?

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[OPINION] Brave New World

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

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Why PH+SocialGood?

Published in Brave New World
Published 7:00 AM, Sep 15, 2014
Updated 8:15 AM, Sep 15, 2014

For us at Rappler, PH+SocialGood is a way to bring the Philippines to the world...and the world to the Philippines in a meaningful way

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[OPINION] Brave New World

Starting on July 23, I’ll share some of what’s important to me personally, developments here and around the world that we should be keeping track of. It is my attempt to understand the world today.

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

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