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Pia Ranada

Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 10:00 AM, Jan 04, 2020
Updated 8:19 PM, Jan 24, 2020

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

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Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

Medialdea's balancing act in Malacañang

Salvador Medialdea is President Duterte's steady hand in the Palace, giving legal teeth to his orders

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Does Duterte fulfill the dictator criteria? This book can help us find out

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 10:00 AM, Jul 20, 2019
Updated 3:10 PM, Jul 22, 2019

'How Democracies Die' by Levitsky and Ziblatt identifies signs of a budding authoritarian and steps they take to subvert democracies. How does Rodrigo Duterte measure up to their criteria?

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

[OPINION] Making press freedom an election issue

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 11:00 AM, May 03, 2019
Updated 5:27 PM, May 04, 2019

Your vote can protect a free and independent Philippine media

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

One year banned from President Duterte’s events

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 7:00 PM, Feb 20, 2019
Updated 9:40 PM, Feb 20, 2019

All Rappler reporters, including provincial correspondents, have been barred from covering the President for an entire year. This sets a worrying precedent that threatens press freedom.

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

How a Duterte supporter fell out of love with the President

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 9:30 AM, Jun 30, 2018
Updated 1:32 AM, Jan 03, 2019

'The hardest part is admitting that the man you thought he was is different from the man he is,' says a Duterte supporter who has decided to become a critic

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

[OPINION] We’re not here to be your friends

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 8:30 AM, Mar 10, 2018
Updated 6:26 AM, May 01, 2018

It's time we call out reporters who are overly chummy with government officials, who ride the wave of this administration's popularity at the cost of critical and impartial reporting and commentary

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

Test for Andanar: Can he stop fake news, hate speech from pro-Duterte accounts?

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 4:41 PM, Jan 31, 2018
Updated 4:41 PM, Jan 31, 2018

PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar has promised to talk to the 'communications core group' of President Rodrigo Duterte's campaign in order to reach rabid pro-Duterte bloggers

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

When Duterte dines with media

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 8:25 AM, Sep 02, 2017
Updated 12:20 PM, Sep 02, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte may publicly threaten media companies but he also invites their reporters to dinner

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

Questions PCOO has to answer about its bloggers accreditation policy

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 11:00 AM, Aug 12, 2017
Updated 8:54 PM, Aug 11, 2017

Vague wording and lack of appreciation for realities of presidential coverage plague PCOO's interim social media policy

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories

A good conversation with a Duterte supporter

Published in Ridge to Reef
Published 10:30 AM, Aug 05, 2017
Updated 3:22 PM, Aug 05, 2017

We argued, we debated, and then we shook hands

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Pain and promise: Journey of a millennial first-time mom

Hearing my daughter’s first cry instantly transformed my world. Having gone through hell, I was inexplicably happy.

Duterte confers Order of Lapulapu to SEA Games athletes

The special presidential recognition is on top of cash incentives for medal-winning Filipino athletes

More stories
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