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Democracy under threat during pandemic, global leaders warn

Jun 25, 2020 - 3:24 PM

'Democracy is under threat, and people who care about it must summon the will, the discipline, and the solidarity to defend it,' says the open letter signed by political and civil society leaders, Nobel laureates and rights groups

Madeleine Albright, actor Richard Gere and Nobel Peace Prize laureates Shirin Ebadi, Lech Walesa and Jose Ramos-Horta

Hillary Clinton, Madeleine Albright stand with Maria Ressa

Jun 16, 2020 - 10:27 AM

'We must fiercely protest attacks on the press. They are attacks on democracy,' says former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton

POWER. Former US Secretaries of State Hillary Clinton (L) and Madeleine Albright listen to a speaker after Clinton received the 2013 Lantos Human Rights Prize during a ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington on December 6, 2013. Photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP

NDI, Albright denounce PH government's tax case vs Rappler

Nov 21, 2018 - 3:07 PM

'Democracy cannot live without the freedom of the press. The brave work of independent media is necessary to protect the truth and defend democratic discourse,' says National Democratic Institute Chairman Madeleine Albright

Albright file photo by Rena Schild/

[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: Paghuhubad sa pasista

Sep 17, 2018 - 9:05 AM

Nalusaw sa lakas ng ulang pulitikal ang koloreteng nag-anyong maka-masa at maka-batas

Madeleine Albright says fake news 'damaging to democracy'

Nov 03, 2017 - 7:14 PM

[EXCLUSIVE] 'I do think it's terrible when people don't know what the truth is,' former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright tells Rappler's Maria Ressa

EX-TOP DIPLOMAT. Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright looks on during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on 'The Road Ahead: US Interests, Values, and the American People' on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on March 30, 2017. File photo by AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, November 3, 2017

Nov 03, 2017 - 11:30 AM

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Albright: 'Rule of law' issues cloud PH's prospects

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:21 AM

Former US Secretary of State Albright: One of the things that I think people need to understand in the Philippines is that investors do not want to go into a place where the rule of law is under question

This file photo taken on March 30, 2017, shows former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Obama to TPP members: Ratify deal soon

Nov 19, 2015 - 9:45 AM

UPDATED In Manila the US President asks leaders of TPP countries to ensure its quick enactment

HISTORIC MEETING. Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) leaders (From left) Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Malaysian President Najib Razak, US President Barack Obama, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key, Peruvian President Ollanta Humala, Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Vietnam's President Truong Tan Sang wave as they pose for a family photo prior to a meeting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Manila on November 18, 2015. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Top diplomats' report builds case for change at the UN

Jun 16, 2015 - 2:53 PM

It calls for expanding the Security Council restricting veto use and creating new fora to address climate change cybersecurity the new development goals and peacebuilding

A wide view of the closing of the 66th UN General Assembly, 17 September 2012, at the United Nations, New York. Rick Bajornas/UN Photo

Putin urged to push 'Olympic truce' in Syria

Feb 08, 2014 - 12:38 AM

In an open letter some 50 leading figures urged Russia to use its influence in Syria to push for an Olympic truce in the country s conflict

'OLYMPIC TRUCE.' In an open letter, some 50 leading figures urged Russia to use its influence in Syria to push for an "Olympic truce" in the country's conflict. File photo by Aleksey Nikolskyi/Ria Novosti/EPA

Bob Dylan, Toni Morrison lead US honors

Apr 27, 2012 - 7:17 AM

Bob Dylan Toni Morrison and Madeleine Albright lead US honors