Rappler's latest stories on Editorial
Huling ipinasara ang ABS-CBN nang idineklara ang Martial Law sa bansa noong 1972, pero ngayon, testamento ito sa pag-iral ng 'virtual martial law'
Masakit mang aminin, nagtagumpay ang puwersa ng panunupil sa pagpapasa ng mga batas na ito sa Hong Kong at Pilipinas
Imbes nga mangita og solusyong makatarunganon ug epektibo, lungsoranon na man hinoon ang gibasol sa gobyernong Duterte
Imbes na tumutok sa solusyong lohikal at epektibo, mamamayan na naman ang sinisisi ng gobyernong Duterte
Ito ang dalawang haligi ng duling na hustisya na itinaguyod ng kampong Keng at ng DOJ: Ang 'republication' at ang 12-taong prescription period para sa libel
Sa ibinabang desisyon, hindi batas ang nangibabaw; ang nagwagi ay ang pagbaluktot ng batas para sa kasiyahan at interes ng mga nasa kapangyarihan at kanilang mga kasabwat
Ang anti-terrorism bill ay 'palaruan ng mga demonyo,' isang 'prelude to hell' sa ilalim ng isang despotiko
Sa gitna ng lumalalang antas ng pamumuhay sa kalunsuran dulot ng congestion at trapiko, at banta pa sa kalusugan dulot ng virus – saan lulugar ang pobreng mahirap?
Ginoong Presidente, malinaw na hindi mo naiintindihan ang konsepto ng command responsibility, tulad ng maraming bagay na may kinalaman sa dangal
Duterte and former police chief Bato dela Rosa have created a monster force – one that will make Hitler proud
Sa pagitan ni Cordoba, Cayetano at Calida sino ang may sala? Aba’y silang lahat, pati na ang boss nila, si Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte
Saan kumukuha ng kapal ng apog ang mga taga-POLO upang isiping isusuko na lang ng Taiwan si Linn Ordidor dahil hiniling nila ito?
Ito ang serbisyo publiko na hatid ni Digong at ng pulisya: ang mang-aresto, mambrusko at manakot? We deserve better from this government.
Duque is a symptom of the bigger virus that afflicts this administration
Maaari tayong magkaroon ng 'parallel epidemic' ng mapanupil na mga polisiya
Totoong may 'failure of execution' pero bago 'yan ay may 'failure of comprehension' din
Para sa amin, ang pinakamalaking kasalanan ni Koko ay hindi ang pagiging 'nada de coco' o ang hindi paggamit ng kokote, kundi ang kawalan ng puso
Who is in command? Who is thinking long term? If granted emergency powers, will this President even reasonably use them given his poor track record?
In a polarized society governed by a polarizing leader – collective effort, single-mindedness, and the sense of community do not immediately surface. What can we do?
Halimbawa ito ng gangster mentality ng mga opisyal natin na nag-aasam ng mabilis na kita kapalit ng ating katinuan at kaluluwa
While the terrorism threat is real, laws that empower dishonest, unprofessional policemen and give these petty gunslingers super powers are the bigger threats
When the protector becomes the predator, where do you run?
A new normal for media is emerging. Regulators are pouncing on it and weaponizing the law to cripple businesses of critical media
The Honasan-Rio scuffle exposes the trend in bloated intelligence funds that support anti-people activities, including spying on private citizens
Why are the trolls dabbling in the coronavirus issue? To stem the tide of public sentiment against China, and shield this government from the backlash of its pro-China policies
It’s not the virus. It’s not the Chinese flying into the Philippines. It’s panic.
The Philippines is 9th in disaster-risk worldwide, located in the Pacific Ring of Fire, visited by 20 tropical cyclones every year, and has 74% of its population vulnerable to disasters. Yet government reduces our calamity fund by P22.9 billion since 2016
While we are shocked by the likes of this snatcher-general, let's not forget he has a role model in Rodrigo Duterte
As the threat of closure hangs over its head, ABS-CBN should look to its past to guide its future
From Greta Thunberg, the LGBTQ+, the #metoo movement, the fact-checkers to the Magnitsky activists, history slams us with one truth: 'power is not given, it is taken'
The sad truth is this: the trial of the decade does not reform, overhaul, or even change the injustice that's still prevalent in our society today
Did the opposition oppose responsibly? Did the watchdogs watch intelligently? Did the voters care enough?
Decades of skewed priorities in education have come to slap us in the face: we are now officially a country with the worst proficiency in reading for 15-year-olds
Another gold that the SEA Games can bring – the cautionary tale of entrusting our national pride and coffers to power brokers and slick politicians
We step into the big league and our officials are behaving as if this is a barangay tournament
The Gem-Ver fishermen were abandoned many times, once at sea, but over and over in politics and government positions taken
Her high-stakes gambit puts her in the lion's den with little experience, knowledge, and cunning to help her
If you were Robredo, you would know your boss is messing with your head and setting you up to fail
A new world order is emerging where a social media platform like Facebook is king. And who checks Facebook? No one.
With only 3 golds on the world stage, we can't be proud of our sports programs
There is nothing to prove. There's a huge transportation crisis as well as an EQ and IQ deficit in government to understand the problem.
When the policies are indefensible, the tough spokeswoman goes trolling
Are Darwin Dormitorio and the other victims of hazing sacrificial lambs at the altar of barbarism?
7 years of Social Good summits is just the start. Our global, collective action is key
The GCTA law is a complicated mess. BuCor is neck-high in corruption allegations. We can do without the politicking and vendetta, Senators.
Let us now officially mourn the demise of delicadeza in government
As he enters the last phase of his term, can Duterte afford to appear and sound like a wimp alongside his fellow Southeast Asian leaders? And for what? For China’s empty promises and intrusions into our territories?
Stop these brazen attempts to control the minds of the youth – and control the future
Hindi isinasantabi ng Filipino ang wika nating kinalakhan at ang kulturang nagpausbong nito. Tulay itong naglalayong pag-ugnayin tayo sa kabila ng ating pagkakaiba-iba.
The howling of the dogs reverberate in the corridors of power as darkness descends on democracy