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[WATCH] 2016: Change is here

Dec 31, 2016 - 1:26 AM

From the 2016 Duterte election win the war on drugs the weaponization of the internet Trump’s victory and Manila’s shift from U S to China — it was a year that turned traditional politics upside down Watch Rappler s 2016 yearender

In a time of trolls, PH journalists urged to ‘come together’

Sep 25, 2016 - 8:30 AM

How can you be objective in a world where being objective means you are hated for your job? asks Rappler reporter Pia Ranada during the 2030 Social Good Summit

FIGHTING TROLLS. Journalists Pia Ranada (3rd from left) and Vergel Santos (2nd from right) talk about the onslaught of hate messages journalists are receiving from the supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Pope hits Internet trolls

Jan 23, 2016 - 12:15 AM

Pope Francis says the Internet could help bring people together but also had the potential to create deep wounds

Pope Francis waves to Filipinos as he is about to leave due to bad weather conditions during a meeting with Priests, Religious Seminarians and families of typhoon haiyan survivors inside the Cathedral of Palo, Leyte Province, 17 January 2015. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

When trolls and propagandists occupy the Internet

Jan 14, 2016 - 11:28 AM

There is a lot of manipulation happening online The Internet has transformed into a lawless arena where gladiators compete for our likes shares eyeballs clicks

Britain threatens Internet 'trolls' with two years in jail

Oct 19, 2014 - 7:41 PM

According to a British official the proposal serves to mark their determination to take a stand against a baying cyber mob

#PugadBaboy: Professional punchline 2

Jul 24, 2014 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Trolled up

Aug 17, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Internet trolls and hecklers

#PugadBaboy: Trolled up punchline 3

Aug 17, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Internet trolls hecklers and The Ring

#PugadBaboy: Trolled up punchline 2

Aug 17, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Internet trolls hecklers and Tony Stark