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Rappler bags triple win in Singapore Spark awards

Aug 29, 2014 - 1:28 PM

Rappler s WHIPIT campaign beats social media titans Facebook Twitter and LinkedIn in the Best Media Solution – Social Media category and bags double bronze awards for Best Content Team and Best Media Solution – Online

SPARK AWARDS. Vying against bigwigs like Facebook and Linkedin and other media outlets in Southeast Asia, Rappler emerged victorious with one gold and two bronzes

The 'F' word

Aug 20, 2014 - 8:45 PM

How women can be their own worst enemies

GREAT EXPECTATIONS. How many hoops to women have to jump through?

#WhipIt talk show: Mom’s the word

Jun 04, 2014 - 6:22 PM

Watch as Rappler sits down with 7 standout mothers from different backgrounds

Elizabeth Lee: From top executive to entrepreneur

May 22, 2014 - 1:06 PM

She was once a top executive in the automotive industry but chose a different path to be able to help others realize their dreams

Denise Laurel: Challenge accepted

May 17, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Who says single moms are sayang? Denise Laurel speaks up

CONVERSATION: Single mom? So what?

May 13, 2014 - 10:07 AM

Join our conversation about independent motherhood

A message to single moms, from single moms

May 10, 2014 - 7:12 AM

7 women speak about the struggles and rewards of independent parenthood

The story of Hannah: The blind girl on Twitter

May 03, 2014 - 1:04 PM

This is the story of Hannah the blind girl who tweets works and dreams

#WHIPIT: Women redefining home and business with everyday labels

Apr 23, 2014 - 5:40 PM

Read the stories of 12 women who run their own business and manage their homes

15 ‘love your life’ mantras to live by

Apr 16, 2014 - 3:36 PM

While you can’t change some issues and concerns in life you can generally change how you feel about it

#WhipIt: Opinyonada

Apr 14, 2014 - 12:29 PM

Many people say many things And so does Kris

#WhipIt Voice: Your opinion matters

Apr 09, 2014 - 6:41 PM

Speak up and be proud Share with us your thoughts using WhipIt

SPEAK UP. Share your thoughts on career women. Are they empowered women?

INFOGRAPHIC: Stories of ‘untold’ labels

Apr 09, 2014 - 11:16 AM

Women also experience labeling of the ‘untold’ kind – those expressed through actions rather than words

Work It: A Forum on Gender and Job (In)Security

Mar 30, 2014 - 12:10 PM

Join us on Saturday March 29 at 2 pm to 3:30 pm for a forum on women and job insecurities

Are working women really empowered?

Mar 30, 2014 - 9:50 AM

Rappler s forum on gender and job security shows that women from different sectors continue to experience discrimination and abuse in the workplace

WOMEN WHO WORK IT. 5 panelists comprised of NGO and government officials lead the forum on gender bias in the workplace.

Looking for 'young, female, pleasing' applicants? Not right

Mar 29, 2014 - 8:41 PM

While women dominate men in terms of numbers in various industries it doesn t mean they are not confined by sexism and ageism in the workplace

#WhipIt Voice: Speak up on social media

Mar 26, 2014 - 5:47 PM

What do you have to say on women s issues today? Share it with us

INFOGRAPHIC: Where do women work?

Mar 19, 2014 - 3:35 PM

Do women continue to be pigeonholed for certain jobs? Check out this info graphic

Women of substance and self-reliance

Mar 12, 2014 - 4:35 PM

12 women share their stories of inspiration of sacrifice and of survival

#WHIPIT conversation: Embracing your identity

Mar 03, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Join the conversation as we talk about the struggles and triumphs of the LGBTQ community

(En)gendered form and content: Pinay artists speak up and stay strong

Feb 26, 2014 - 5:35 PM

Here are some thoughts on creativity from our established and emerging Filipina artists today

Her Yin and Yang: A woman’s journey towards finding her true identity

Feb 19, 2014 - 4:52 PM

Is there irony in defying your culture s standards and embracing its heritage at the same time? One woman shares her tale

14 on 2/14: Women (re)interpret an empowered kind of love

Feb 12, 2014 - 5:30 PM

For some Feb 14 reflections here are 14 women who encourage other women to have an empowered kind of loving

Importing, exporting stereotypes: How do global Pinays cope?

Feb 05, 2014 - 1:52 PM

Battling not only gender based labeling but cultural stereotyping how do global Filipinas cope?

Of race and gender clashes: Do women rise above labels?

Jan 29, 2014 - 8:21 PM

5 women of different cultural backgrounds share their WHIPIT stories

"INSTEKTO." Anna Mae was unfazed by unconventional, racist taunts during her childhood. Photo courtesy of Anna Mae Yu Lamentillo

VIDEO: Where does the Filipino woman stand today?

Jan 22, 2014 - 10:33 AM

How is this generation challenging and redefining gender stereotypes? Watch this animated video

#WHIPIT: The (en)gendered numbers crunch

Jan 15, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Numbers show that Philippine society still harbours mindsets that hinder Filipinas from truly shining

#WHIPIT: What keeps you from getting things done this 2014?

Jan 15, 2014 - 1:00 AM

What are your new year s resolutions? Share with us how you plan to whip those labels and stereotypes and be the best version of yourself this year

INFOGRAPHIC: #WHIPIT: Behind the labels

Jan 08, 2014 - 10:10 AM

In this special WHIPIT infographic we delve into the story behind labels given to women

#WHIPIT: Yuletide wish for Filipino women

Dec 25, 2013 - 12:45 AM

What s your yuletide wish for the women of the Philippines?

#WHIPIT A Filipino campaign goes global and viral

Dec 18, 2013 - 6:23 PM

Pantene and Rappler s WHIPIT campaign is being talked about globally Here s why

#WHIPIT Multiple burdens: One struggle, one success for all

Dec 11, 2013 - 12:04 PM

We ask women how they have dealt with multiple labels and burdens

FIGHTING BACK. Ana Santos struggled with an overprotective family in her youth.

#WHIPIT On self-labelling: women stereotypes or female archetypes?

Dec 04, 2013 - 1:34 PM

For the first installment of WHIPIT let s further discuss labels and the two kinds of meaning that they can carry in our society today

HIGHLIGHTS: #WHIPIT - Beating the stereotypes

Dec 04, 2013 - 12:01 PM

On Nov 26 Rappler in partnership with Pantene will present the results of a survey on women and what they face

#WHIPIT: Can women have it all?

Nov 27, 2013 - 2:41 PM

A Metro Manila wide survey commissioned by Rappler and Pantene paints a fairly liberated view of women but also shows certain prejudices against them

#WHIPIT: A forum on gender bias today

Nov 23, 2013 - 6:45 PM

Register here for limited slots: Rappler together with Pantene hosts a forum on November 26 to present the results of a study regarding women s issues

#WHIPIT: Women who beat the odds

Nov 23, 2013 - 6:22 PM

What challenges face the young Filipina today? Are there stereotypes and gender bias frameworks she needs to confront? Join us on Tuesday November 26 as we try to find answers to these questions