Apolinario Mabini - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Apolinario Mabini


WATCH: Epy Quizon reads ‘Ang Rebolusyong Pilipino’

Sep 01, 2018 - 12:30 PM

Epy takes on the role of the sublime paralytic as he reads an excerpt from Mabini’s collection of writings, ‘Ang Rebolusyong Pilipino’

FAST FACTS: What makes a Filipino historical figure a national hero?

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:02 AM

While there are no laws that officially proclaim a Filipino a national hero there are criteria that determine how a historical figure qualifies as a national hero

HEROES. Filipinos who have a concept of nation and fight for the nation's freedom may be considered heroes, according to criteria set by the National Heroes Commission. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Who said women are 'great partners' in nation building? Apolinario Mabini

Mar 11, 2017 - 5:07 PM

If only Apolinario Mabini s draft constitution was not politicized by his nemeses Filipinas would have started enjoying the rights they have now as early as 1898

The women in Mabini’s grand plan

Local governments urged to prioritize programs for PWDs

Jul 17, 2016 - 3:15 PM

July 17 marks the start of the 38th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week

PRIOTIZE. July 17 marks the start of the 38th National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week. File photos from Rappler, EPA, and Office of the Vice President

Aquino dismayed over students' lack of knowledge in PH history

Sep 29, 2015 - 5:40 PM

The President learns of the viral post about a moviegoer asking why Apolinario Mabini remained seated in the film Heneral Luna

'MORE ABLED'. President Benigno Aquino III delivers his speech during the 2015 Apolinario Mabini awarding ceremony at the Heroes Hall of the Malacañang Palace on Tuesday, September 29, 2015. Photo by Benhur Arcayan/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

Becoming Mabini: Delphine Buencamino on theater and playing a hero

Jul 16, 2015 - 11:34 AM

Delphine Buencamino talks to Rappler about acting Philippine theater and what it’s like to play a male national hero

MABINING MANDIRIGMA. An original steampunk musical about the life of the Apolinario Mabini. Photo from the Tanghalang Pilipino Facebook page, by Jojit Lorenzo

A day of revolution in Philippine theater

Jun 12, 2015 - 9:35 PM

The group staged the show to emphasize the relevance of theater and to revere Mabini and his important role in the Philippine Revolution that has freed us from the fetters of the colonizers

Call for Nominations for the 2015 Apolinario Mabini Awards

Feb 11, 2015 - 2:08 PM

The Mabini Awards recognizes groups and individuals and or agencies that have made outstanding contributions to Persons With Disabilities

BSP to issue Mabini, Pope Francis coins

Dec 20, 2014 - 10:10 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is minting P500 and P50 commemorative coins in time for the visit of Pope Francis to the Philippines in January

Things to do: October 3-9

Oct 03, 2014 - 3:17 PM

Planning your activities for the upcoming week? We compiled the events happening just for you

Dulaang UP's 'Ang Huling Lagda ni Apolinario Mabini': Unsung hero no more

Oct 03, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Go back in time look back to the past explore the life of one iconic Philippine hero

Ballet Philippines stages 'La Revolucion Filipina'

Jul 24, 2014 - 5:03 PM

The show returns to the stage to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Apolinario Mabini

Aquino: SC ‘agreed’ with DAP-like mechanism

Jul 23, 2014 - 5:42 PM

The President cites a request supposedly made by the Supreme Court in 2012 to have P100 million from the justice department transferred to it SC insiders say this is not true

#BeMabini: Netizens tweet as the Brains of the Revolution

Jul 23, 2014 - 3:57 PM

What would Apolinario Mabini say if he had a Twitter account?

FAST FACTS: The life and legacy of Apolinario Mabini

Jul 23, 2014 - 12:44 PM

Learn more about the man who helped shape the young Philippine Republic and inspired Filipinos to fight for independence

QUIZ: How well do you know Apolinario Mabini?

Jul 23, 2014 - 7:00 AM

The Philippines commemorates the 150th birth anniversary of The Sublime Paralytic and the Brains of the Revolution on July 23

Para sa bayan: Dangal at husay

Apr 28, 2014 - 6:24 PM

Dangal Honor Integrity Ito ngayon ang hamon sa ating mga bagong graduates ng UP

SABLAY. In celebration of the graduation season, the UP oblation statue in Diliman wears a sablay. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler

#TapatAko: Heroes and the choices they made

Aug 26, 2013 - 6:00 AM

In celebration of National Heroes Day Rappler has put together 9 of our national heroes How familiar are you with their acts of martyrdom and integrity?

NHCP honors Mabini, Bonifacio on Heroes' Day

Jul 31, 2013 - 9:16 PM

The Philippines celebrates National Heroes day August 26 This year the focus is on two heroes who lived exactly 150 years ago Mabini and Bonifacio