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Rappler's latest stories on Humans of New York


Ethiopian clothes makers worst paid in the world – study

May 08, 2019 - 12:06 AM

The study took place in the Hawassa Industrial Park, the flagship of Ethiopia's manufacturing drive and one of 5 hubs inaugurated by the government since 2014

CLOTHES MAKERS. This file photo shows hardworking people in the textile industry in Ethiopia. File photo by Pinar Alver/

LOOK: Filipino special olympian is on Humans of New York

Mar 19, 2019 - 12:03 PM

20-year-old powerlifter Eduardo Munarriz shares his story

SUPERHERO. Eduardo Munarriz is featured on Humans of New York. Photo from

‘Humans of New York’ features inspiring story of Filipino soon-to-be teacher

Apr 04, 2018 - 1:10 PM

JP Villanueva graduates from college, but not without facing struggles along the way

COURAGE. Despite trials, JP Villanueva kept going to support his family. Photo from Humans of New York/Facebook

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 2, 2018

Feb 02, 2018 - 11:03 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Friday.

DEFIANT. Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales will not enforce the suspension order against Overall Deputy Ombudsman Melchor Arthur Carandang (left). Photo by Rappler

Humans of New York’s Brandon Stanton is in Manila! Here’s how you can meet him

Feb 01, 2018 - 9:39 PM

The photographer will be doing a presentation at UP Diliman, and admission to the event is free!

BRANDON STANTON. The Humans of New York photographer invites his Manila-based followers to a presentation. Screenshot from

Humans of New York's Brandon Stanton to visit Manila

Jan 02, 2018 - 11:51 AM

'If you know a special person who is doing amazing work and whose story needs to be told, let me know about them!' Humans of New York founder Brandon Stanton says in a Facebook post on his Manila trip

WATCH: ‘Humans of New York’ becomes a series

Aug 28, 2017 - 8:55 PM

The moving funny photo project will premiere as a documentary this August

HUMANS OF NEW YORK. The documentary series based on Brandon Stanton's photo project took 4 years to film. Screengrab from

New York Times editorial calls Duterte 'man who must be stopped'

Apr 26, 2017 - 11:27 PM

If the International Criminal Court starts an investigation in allegations of mass killing against Philippine Presidentn Duterte it would encourage governments to take measures against him such as imposing tariffs on Philippine goods

DUTERTE. This file photo taken on October 16, 2016 shows Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte as he gestures delivering his speech prior to departing for a visit to Brunei and China at Davao airport. File photo by Manman Dejeto/ AFP

'False empowerment' in Duterte’s society

Aug 08, 2016 - 2:47 PM

Real people power lies in the hands of those who openly resist arbitrary rule of authority and terror tactics of the state not those who pledge allegiance to it behind masks and electronic devices

10 Christmas stories around the world you (also) probably missed

Dec 29, 2015 - 1:28 PM

Last minute preps for Christmas made me miss the news I read back on people stories that happened during the holidays and came up with this list

#MayForever: Wedding bells ring for Filipino HONY couple

Jun 25, 2015 - 11:03 PM

Here s proof that long distance relationships can work

Crazy celebrity name-a-likes: Humans of New York edition

Apr 08, 2015 - 9:16 PM

Remember the Filipino version of this? We re clearly not alone

Filipino on Humans of New York: Music or medicine?

Oct 30, 2014 - 5:51 PM

That song got more views than the combined total of everything else I ever worked on It s funny how things work out

A Filipino 'Humans of New York' love story

Aug 03, 2014 - 4:08 PM

Remember the guy on HONY who wondered if he d ever see her again?

#StoryofTheNation: 'Listen to us'

Jul 30, 2014 - 2:16 PM

Untold stories often are the most touching and sincere Tell us your StoryofTheNation today

Cats with purrrrsonality invade Facebook

Jul 07, 2014 - 9:04 PM

Cat got your tongue? Can t say the same for these kitties