Jim Paredes - updates

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[OPINION] In defense of Jim Paredes

Apr 05, 2019 - 11:43 AM

Why should Jim Paredes need to apologize for masturbating and for making a video of it? These were private acts, not meant for public dissemination.

Jim Paredes admits viral video is real: 'It was private, not meant for public consumption'

Apr 01, 2019 - 9:26 PM

'I have chosen to be truthful because I know that painful as the truth can be, it will eventually set me free'

'FAKE.' The singer denies as supposed sex video being linked to him. Photo from Jim Paredes' Facebook

PH artists, celebrities react to bill that lowers age of criminal liability

Jan 21, 2019 - 5:51 PM

How did you react to the news?

Celebs on Mocha's federalism video: 'We pay people like them for this?'

Aug 06, 2018 - 6:45 PM

Actresses Chai Fonacier, Agot Isidro, Ethel Booba, among others, hit Mocha Uson and blogger Drew Olivar over the lewd jingle-and-dance video on federalism

From Twitter to theater: When artists get political

May 26, 2018 - 6:45 PM

Whether through their public platforms or their craft, artists do not shy away from political matters

#PugadBaboy: Critiques Get You Fired

Nov 10, 2017 - 11:00 AM

IN PHOTOS: PH stars remember the 45th anniversary of Martial Law

Sep 21, 2017 - 10:48 PM

Agot Isidro, Pen Medina, Saab Magalona, and more perform and participate in the protests to remember the declaration of Martial Law

'Ang Pagsanib kay Leah dela Cruz' review: Meticulously crafted scares

Jul 03, 2017 - 1:00 PM

This horror flick is most successful when it is all about moods and atmosphere

Jim Paredes denies calling Mindanaoans 'taong bundok'

May 29, 2017 - 5:55 PM

The singer songwriter says the comment came from a fake Facebook account adding that desperate trolls spread it online

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 28, 2017

Feb 28, 2017 - 10:32 AM

Hello Here s a round up of news you need to know this Tuesday

Duterte Youth to sue Jim Paredes, gets SolGen's backing

Feb 27, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Jim Paredes look at me says Solicitor General Jose Calida Huwag mong patulan itong mga bata Look for a person your age Sinabihan mo silang duwag try and tell me I m duwag

REPUBLIC DEFENDERS. After they were caught in a scuffle with Jim Paredes, members of the Duterte Youth were commended by Solicitor General Jose Calida in a short ceremony held on February 27, 2017. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Stars rally, speak out against #MarcosBurial

Nov 26, 2016 - 8:50 PM

Pen Medina Bayang Barrios and more stars are seen at the rallies against burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the LNMB

BLACK FRIDAY. Actor Pen Medina joins the rallies on November 25 against the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Stars speak out after Marcos burial at Libingan

Nov 18, 2016 - 3:54 PM

Jim Paredes Bianca Gonzalez Enchong Dee and Antoinette Jadaone express their dismay over the surprise announcement of the late president s burial

Stars react to SC ruling on hero's burial for Marcos

Nov 08, 2016 - 6:39 PM

Jim Paredes Bianca Gonzalez Intal Jake Ejercito and more express their thoughts on the decision of the Supreme Court regarding the burial

IN PHOTOS: Protesters' last plea vs Marcos burial

Nov 06, 2016 - 9:00 PM

The justices have to realize what the issue has done to the country If they don t vote favorably for us it will open wounds says an anti Marcos protester

PRAY FOR 8. Activists and victims of Martial Law gather at the Luneta on November 6, 2016 for a mass and concert calling for Supreme Court justices to rule against the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Cynthia Patag, Jim Paredes accused of politicizing musician's death

Oct 17, 2016 - 4:25 PM

Patag publicly posts a message from Paredes wife where a certain Ana Segovia claimed that Noli Asensio was a victim of the government s war on drugs This claim according to the Asensio family is a lie

Aquino's neighbors: 'Welcome home, PNoy'

Jun 30, 2016 - 7:30 PM

Former president Benigno Aquino III is in high spirits as he returns to his family home at Times Street on June 30

HOMECOMING. Former President Benigno Aquino lll is back at 25 Times St. in Quezon City on Thursday, June 30. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

PH stars react post-elections

May 10, 2016 - 4:21 PM

Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach Vice Ganda Heart Evangelista and more comment on the partial unofficial election results

IN PHOTOS: Stars step out for 'Artists for Mar Roxas' event

May 03, 2016 - 10:18 PM

KathNiel Jim Paredes Karla Estrada Karylle and more gather to show support for presidential candidate Mar Roxas as the election approaches

FULL LIST: Winners, Tatt Awards 2015

Nov 11, 2015 - 9:49 PM

See the list of winners at this year s awards

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IN PHOTOS: Artists, NGOs: #StopBinay in 2016

Jun 11, 2015 - 12:39 AM

Jim Paredes Leah Navarro and various civil society leaders and professionals walk around Makati to call on Filipinos to stop Binay s presidential ambitions

Musician Jim Paredes, together with a group of artists, protest Vice President Jejomar Binay's ambition to run for Presidency with a "walk the talk" march tagged #StopBinay near the Ninoy Aquino monument in Makati on June 10, 2015. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

TEDxADMU: Why coordinate

Feb 21, 2015 - 11:18 AM

PRESS RELEASE: TEDxADMU will hold its third TEDx talk featuring speakers who as catalysts of change and innovation are expected to ignite deep discussions among the hundreds of participants

Stars take to social media as Typhoon Ruby hits PH

Dec 07, 2014 - 12:06 AM

Dingdong Dantes Kris Aquino Angel Locsin take to their social media accounts to post reminders and prayers

#PugadBaboy: Tweet threats

Nov 06, 2014 - 5:00 AM

Kaya Natin's 5 new champions of good governance

Oct 14, 2014 - 4:15 PM

Press release: The five new Kaya Natin champions promise to take an active role in promoting good governance in the country

Radio Republic: Proving OPM is alive and well

Jan 30, 2014 - 5:00 PM

The crew behind the go to source for everything OPM online believes as co founder Twinky Lagdameo puts it that OPM will never die for as long as there is a Filipino musician alive ”

NEW BREED OF MUSICIANS. Radio Republic features artists such as hiphop trio Lyrically Deranged Poets, giving them exposure that they have yet to get from mainstream media. All Photos by Marga Deona

Blogopolis 2013: Five things aspiring bloggers must know

Nov 23, 2013 - 11:34 PM

Guests speakers and participants at the blogging conference discuss how to become responsible and competent content creators

Nuffnang's Blogopolis 2013: #IntoTheWild

Nov 14, 2013 - 9:04 AM

NuffnangPH the Philippines’ leading blog advertising community aims to help its members make sense of the social media shift through Blogopolis 2013

Rappler Hangout: Fighting an invisible enemy

Sep 18, 2013 - 4:38 PM

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OPM artists plan benefit show for Zamboanga

Sep 16, 2013 - 8:44 PM

OPM artists sound off plan to hold benefit concert amid crisis in Zamboanga

ATTENTION ALL ARTISTS. Gary V reaches out in behalf of Zamboanga. Photo from his Facebook

Why I'm optimistic

Aug 31, 2013 - 6:19 PM

Together with the complainers the most toxic company we can find ourselves in are those who wallow in unwarranted pessimism and cynicism

Christopher de Leon returns to theater

Aug 27, 2013 - 2:17 PM

Multiawarded actor to build up his resume in stage with production of Lorenzo based on Filipino saint

COMEBACK IN MUSIC AND THEATER. The esteemed actor with his wife and fellow actor-singer, Sandy Andolong. Photo from his Facebook

Facebook post sparks massive protest

Aug 26, 2013 - 10:54 PM

Public outrage against the pork barrel scam first erupts on social media getting critical mass and snowballing into a full blown street protest Paterno Esmaquel reports

Stars join #MillionPeopleMarch

Aug 26, 2013 - 4:06 PM

Local celebrities join in the Million People March

SCRAP PORK. Celebrities join the fight against corruption. Photo from Bianca Gonzalez' Twitter

Jim Paredes tweets candidate choices

May 12, 2013 - 6:15 PM

Jim Paredes reveals his top 5 senatorial candidates and says he may vote for one more

JIM'S TOP 5. Jim Paredes poses with senatorial candidate Bam Aquino and celebrities Dingdong Dantes and Noel Cabangon in Davao City. Photo from the Jim Paredes Facebook page

Social media movers: Tatt Awards 2013 launched

Apr 20, 2013 - 5:09 PM

Tatt Awards 2013 will honor social media movers and shakers Who are you nominating?

VOTE OUT LOUD. A Tatt Awardee herself, Bianca Gonzalez encourages netizens to nominate for this year's Tatt Awards. All photos by Pia Ranada

Treasure trove: 'Unscripted'

Mar 17, 2013 - 12:28 AM

Sarah Meier Albano and Vicky Herrera s collection of interviews from icons of Philippine pop culture continue to delight us

UNSCRIPTED. This book is a compilation of conversations with the Dolls and icons of Philippine art and culture. All photos by Pia Ranada

Packed 'RH' gallery: The pros and the antis

Dec 12, 2012 - 7:20 PM

Pro and anti RH advocates grace the halls of the Batasang Pambansa to watch the plenary proceedings on the RH bill

Noel Cabangon's journey continues this Christmas

Dec 07, 2012 - 6:42 PM

The singer songwriter pays his blessings forward with another benefit concert

REMEMBERING HIS ROOTS. Noel Cabangon reaches out to the industry where he started in 'Tuloy ang Byahe Ngayong Pasko.' Image from the Noel Cabangon Facebook page

Rappler Newscast | May 1, 2012

May 01, 2012 - 9:25 PM

The US insists it won’t take sides in the territorial dispute between Beijing and Manila US President Barack Obama refuses to confirm if an escaped Chinese dissident is hiding in its Beijing Embassy And the ILO says the 2008 global crisis weakened employee protection in 40 countries

Miriam Quiambao draws flak for comments on LGBT, religion

May 01, 2012 - 11:41 AM

The former beauty queen s statements on religion and homosexuality stirs controversy

Miriam Quiambao. Photo courtesy of her official page on Facebook.

Close encounters with 2 presidents

Feb 26, 2012 - 8:24 PM

History will decide on how to judge them later on But to me their simplicity says a lot