Bagong Silang - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Bagong Silang


'Natutumba na ako': How the elderly struggled in barangay polls

May 14, 2018 - 2:21 PM

While many senior citizens persist, others choose to leave. 'Kami na nga 'tong gustong bumoto, pinapahirapan pa,' complains Cristina Cañete of Caloocan City.

Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

The police's menace of guns, power, and machismo

Oct 07, 2017 - 9:00 AM

When we give a gun to a person tasked to police and protect us, do we hope or do we worry?

The last vote

May 09, 2016 - 7:01 PM

The oldest voters of the biggest village in the Philippines have seen this all before and they will see it again as long as they can

LAST VOTE. Concepcion Cruz supported by her son Edwardo on the way to the polls in Barangay Bagong Silang

Caloocan residents voting for Bongbong Marcos out of nostalgia

Feb 17, 2016 - 7:58 PM

The vice presidential bet visits resettlement sites established by his parents: Kung hindi kay Presidente Marcos tsaka Imelda wala po kaming lahat dito

LITTLE ILOCOS. Vice Presidential candidate Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr talks to his supporters in Bagong Silang, a resettlement site created by his parents in North Caloocan on February 17, 2016. Photo by Jasmin Dulay/Rappler

Renewed hopes in PH's vote-rich barangay

Oct 28, 2013 - 10:57 PM

In Caloocan City s Bagong Silang persons with disability go through the trouble to cast their vote – in the hope that services and life will be better