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Tolentino pushes for 'disaster recovery and rehab' in Senate bid

Oct 14, 2015 - 10:56 AM

Nakita ko po lahat ng urbanization problems ng Metro Manila – frontline hindi theory frontline the outgoing Metropolitan Manila Development Authority chief says as he enumerates what he would bring to the Senate if elected

INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE. Former MMDA chief Francis Tolentino arrives at the Comelec office in Manila to file his certificate of candidacy for senator. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

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Oct 07, 2015 - 1:10 PM

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Women lawyers to Liberal Party: Discipline your own ranks

Oct 06, 2015 - 10:15 AM

If they can do that shamelessly in the light of day who knows what they are up to in the shadows?

LP, this is the hour of your test

Oct 04, 2015 - 8:30 AM

Women and the many decent men who advocate for gender equality need to demand for the dismantling of the machismo that pervades our politics

PH Commission on Women to political parties: Respect women

Oct 03, 2015 - 9:56 AM

The Philippine Commission on Women also commends those who expressed indignation over the lewd dance performance at the birthday celebration of a Liberal Party lawmaker

RESPECT, PROTECT WOMEN. The Philippine Commission on Women, chaired by Remedios Rikken, called on political parties to respect women following the incident at a birthday party of a lawmaker featuring sexy dancers. Photo from the Philippine Commission on Women Facebook account

PH politics and women: On using 'Playgirls' to entertain politicians

Oct 02, 2015 - 3:11 PM

The issue transcends the political The issue is now about women and how they continue to be exploited

Laguna congressman in LP twerk scandal was linked to PDAF scam

Oct 02, 2015 - 2:42 PM

Alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Napoles said in an affidavit that Representative Benjamin Agarao Jr diverted P5M of his PDAF to ghost projects

BENJAMIN AGARAO. Photo from Tropang Agarao Facebook page

Leni Robredo: No space in LP for acts that disrespect women

Oct 02, 2015 - 2:33 PM

The Liberal Party faces criticism when photos and videos of scantily clad women gyrating and simulating dry humping on stage after an oathtaking event go viral

WOMEN'S RIGHTS. Camarines Sur Representative Leni Robredo, whom the LP is eyeing to be its vice presidential bet, says there's no place in the party for activities that disrespect women. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

LP women: Punish party mates behind lewd gimmick

Oct 02, 2015 - 12:53 PM

This has never been and will never be consistent with the values of the Liberal Party say Representatives Henedina Abad Josephine Sato and Kaka Bag ao

PARTY PERFORMANCE. Members of female group Playgirls dance at the birthday party of Laguna 4th District Representative Benjamin Agarao. Photo from the Playgirls Facebook page

Roxas disowns lewd dance, tells LP to avoid gimmicks

Oct 02, 2015 - 11:55 AM

The administration standard bearer says he will not tolerate in any aspect of the campaign this sort of abuse of women