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#BeBonifacio: What if Andres Bonifacio were on Twitter in 2019?

Nov 30, 2019 - 7:45 PM

'It's Katip, not Katips'

For the first time, Duterte attends Bonifacio Day rites

Nov 30, 2019 - 7:31 PM

After his speech in Caloocan, the President goes straight to the Philippine Arena in Bulacan for the SEA Games 2019 Opening Ceremonies

BONIFACIO DAY. President Rodrigo Duterte attends for the first time the Bonifacio Day rites in Caloocan on November 30, 2019. Screenshot from RTVM

LOOK: Matteo Guidicelli is guest of honor at Davao City Bonifacio Day celebration

Nov 30, 2019 - 3:51 PM

The actor and Philippine Army Reserve 2nd Lieutenant receives a gift from the city for his engagement to pop star Sarah Geronimo

GUEST OF HONOR. Matteo Guidicelli attends Davao City's 156th Bonifacio Day commemoration. Rappler Photo

Duterte on Bonifacio Day: Push for a strong, progressive PH

Nov 30, 2019 - 2:38 PM

The President calls on Filipinos to emulate Bonifacio's love for country, while Vice President Leni Robredo urges the people, especially government leaders, to be as 'courageous and determined' as Bonifacio in protecting Philippine sovereignty

DUTERTE. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte at the Presidential Award for Child-Friendly Municipalities and Cities (PACFMC) in Malacañang on November 28, 2019. Malacañang photo

[OPINION] What does it mean to celebrate Andres Bonifacio?

Nov 30, 2019 - 7:28 AM

Bonifacio’s Philippines, in a way, isn’t too different from ours. Bonifacio’s true legacy was that he showed us what needs to be done.

DOLE reminds employers to pay proper wages for November holidays

Oct 29, 2019 - 5:21 PM

The Department of Labor and Employment issues guidelines for employers to compute proper wages for All Saints' Day, All Souls Day, and Bonifacio Day

PROPER WAGES. The Department of Labor and Employment issues guidelines for proper wage implementation in November holidays. File photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

Kinatawan ng NCR pambansang kampeon ng ‘Iispel Mo!’ 2018

Nov 30, 2018 - 9:10 PM

Nanguna si Angel Mayhe Gueco sa taunang spelling bee sa Filipino, na idinaraos ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino tuwing kaarawan ni Gat Andres Bonifacio

WAGI. Panalo si Angel Mayhe Gueco (panglima sa likod mula kaliwa) ng National Capital Region sa 'Iispel Mo!' 2018 sa Unibersidad ng Pilipinas noong Nobyembre 30, 2018. Larawan ni Gethsemani Cindy Gorospe/Rappler

On Bonifacio Day, workers demand freedom from poverty

Nov 30, 2018 - 7:49 PM

'Hindi pa rin tayo malaya sa kontraktuwalisasyon. Hindi tayo malaya sa mababang sahod. Hindi tayo malaya sa kahirapan,' says Makabayan bloc leader Neri Colmenares

PROTEST. Workers on strike and labor groups march to Mendiola on Bonifacio Day. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

#BeBonifacio: Netizens imagine if Andres Bonifacio had a Twitter account

Nov 30, 2018 - 5:40 PM

Rappler revives #BeBonifacio Twitter conversation encouraging netizens to tweet how the hero of the revolution would react to 2018 events

#BEBONIFACIO. Rappler revived a Twitter conversation encouraging netizens to tweet how the revolutionary hero would react on the past events this 2018.

Duterte skips Bonifacio Day ceremony

Nov 30, 2018 - 12:20 PM

(UPDATED) 'He has to fly to Mindanao to attend to the problem of insurgency in Mindanao,' says Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo, without elaborating

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte witnesses the program proper during the inauguration of the Bohol-Panglao International Airport on November 27, 2018. Joining the President on stage are Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines Koji Haneda, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea and Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Director General Captain Jim Sydiongco. ALBERT ALCAIN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

[OPINION | Newspoint] A mental itch

Dec 02, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Harry Roque said Duterte had only intended a revolutionary government for when the nation fell in extremis – 'kung lupaypay na' were his exact words, which only makes things worse for Duterte. For, with him in charge, who else could bring the nation to such helplessness?

[OPINYON] Rebolusyonaryong gobyerno: Pagpapakita ng lakas o simbolo ng kahinaan?

Dec 02, 2017 - 7:40 AM

Ang mga nagtutulak ng rebolusyonaryong gobyerno ay isa lamang sa 3 paksyon sa koalisyong pampulitika ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte. Nagkakagulo sila.

IN PHOTOS: Shirts Duterte supporters wore at the RevGov rally

Dec 01, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Have you heard of the SWORD – Sincere Warriors of Rodrigo Duterte?

DILG official's rally attendance can be test case vs revolutionary gov't

Dec 01, 2017 - 5:30 PM

The head of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines says anybody can file a complaint of inciting to sedition against DILG Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing III

WATCH: Declare revolutionary government, supporters urge Duterte

Dec 01, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Their rationale for this move: the country needs to start anew, given a so-called 'failed system' that can only be cured by 'extraordinary measures'

RevGov rallies in the provinces: Where's Duterte? Where are the crowds?

Dec 01, 2017 - 12:59 AM

Here's how planned rallies in the cities of Davao, Tagbilaran, Baguio, and Tuguegarao have turned out

Photo by Mick Basa/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Thousands of anti-Duterte protesters blocked from Mendiola

Nov 30, 2017 - 11:53 PM

Riot police along Recto Avenue prevent activists from marching to the area where the President's supporters are holding their own rally to call for a revolutionary government

Anti-Duterte protesters march in Manila on Bonifacio Day, November 30, 2017. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

In Manila, pro-Duterte crowd gets special treatment

Nov 30, 2017 - 11:26 PM

On Bonifacio Day, activists who traditionally hold rallies to denounce government abuses, are pushed away from Mendiola to give way to a crowd sympathetic President Rodrigo Duterte

'Bonifacio turning in his grave' over Duterte's revolutionary gov't

Nov 30, 2017 - 3:18 PM

Activists seek to expose the dangers of a revolutionary government, which President Rodrigo Duterte's supporters are pushing him to set up

EFFIGY. Protestors lug around a Duterte effigy during a rally on November 30, 2017. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

De Lima urges Filipinos to unite in demand for 'real change'

Nov 30, 2017 - 2:48 PM

'Sa panahong muling nababalot ng kadiliman ang ating bansa...nawa’y buong tapang din nating ipahayag ang ating saloobin at ipaglaban ang ating mga karapatan,' says Senator Leila de Lima in her message on Bonifacio Day

DETAINED SENATOR. From her Camp Crame jail cell, Senator Leila de Lima sends a message to Filipinos on the 154th birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio on November 30, 2017. Photo from the Office of Senator Leila de Lima

Malacañang: Opposition making 'big deal' out of revolutionary gov't

Nov 30, 2017 - 2:30 PM

'Move on na po tayo,' Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque says in response to fears of the opposition that President Rodrigo Duterte would declare a revolutionary government

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Nov 30, 2017 - 1:54 PM

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Rainy Bonifacio Day due to tail-end of cold front

Nov 30, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Metro Manila, Cordillera, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, and Bicol, as well as Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, and Quirino are affected

[OPINION] Revolutionary government: Show of force…or sign of weakness?

Nov 30, 2017 - 12:05 PM

A Revolutionary Government would most likely lead not to authoritarian stability but to a succession of destabilizing military coups. This scenario, more than anything else, is what prevents the President from giving the green light to the RevGov faction.

Duterte to spend Bonifacio Day in Mindanao

Nov 30, 2017 - 11:45 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte skips Bonifacio Day commemorative events in Caloocan City

President Rodrigo Roa Duterete examines the photos of the slain soldiers as he passes through the made-shift ‘Mapandi Bridge’ during the tribute program dubbed, ‘Ang Huling Tikas Pahinga: Isang Pagpupugay sa mga Bayani ng Marawi,’ at the Bonifacio High Street in Bonifacio Global City (BGC), Taguig City on November 21, 2017. The program is a tribute to the heroism of the fallen soldiers and police officers who took part in the operations to liberate Marawi City from the clutches of the terrorists. Malacañan Photo

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, November 30, 2017

Nov 30, 2017 - 11:22 AM

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Malacañang calls for 'peaceful' pro-revolutionary gov't rallies

Nov 30, 2017 - 11:10 AM

While President Rodrigo Duterte has said he does not want a revolutionary government, he respects the right of citizens to express their support for it, says Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque

On Bonifacio Day, Duterte calls for liberation from crime, terror

Nov 30, 2017 - 7:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte calls on present-day Filipinos, heirs of Andres Bonifacio's revolution, to fight for real change

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte takes a solemn moment while laying the wreath to honor the heroes who have served the country during the National Heroes Day Commemoration at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on August 28, 2017. RUJI ABAT/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Bonifacio Day rallies set to push, protest Duterte's revolutionary gov't

Nov 29, 2017 - 10:21 PM

Rallies supporting President Rodrigo Duterte's proposed revolutionary government will be held on Thursday, November 30, 19 cities and towns, mostly areas where Duterte won in the 2016 presidential election

LIST: Bonifacio Day activities, protests

Nov 29, 2017 - 2:28 PM

(UPDATED) Several protests and activities are lined up on Thursday, November 30, to mark Bonifacio Day not just in Metro Manila

BONIFACIO DAY. In this file photo, youth leaders observe Bonifacio day in 2016 through an anti-Marcos protest action at the Peoples Power Monument. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

[OPINION] A response to the President's request for euthanasia

Nov 28, 2017 - 10:00 AM

Some people obsessed with their death, however, don’t have the courage to kill themselves. Thus their request for assistance to dispatch them to the afterlife.

GOODBYE. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte takes time to pay respects to his parents, the late Governor Vicente and Soledad Duterte, during his visit to his departed loved ones at the Roman Catholic Public Cemetery in Davao City on November 4, 2017. Presidential photo

[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: Bagong bayani sa hamon ng bagong panahon

Nov 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Sa Nobyembe 30, magbigay-pugay rin tayo sa matatapang na tumatangan sa sulo ng katotohanan

Eye-catching signs at the November 30 anti-Marcos rally

Nov 30, 2016 - 11:43 PM

Today s rally contributed its own fair share of eye catching signs protesting against the burial of former president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani

Photo by Patty Pasion

Duterte's Bonifacio Day message: 'Dedicate our lives to a worthy cause'

Nov 30, 2016 - 4:58 PM

Here is the full text of President Rodrigo Duterte s message on November 30 the birth anniversary of national hero Andres Bonifacio father of the Katipunan

#Tweetanaga: Mga tula tungkol sa kabayanihan

Nov 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Filipino poetry in 140 characters or less Kaya ba to ng powers mo?

Erap recalls 'bitter' ouster from office on Bonifacio Day

Nov 30, 2015 - 2:01 PM

Manila Mayor Erap Estrada leads the city in commemorating the 152nd birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio

REMINISCING. In his speech, Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada recalled his 'bitter' removal from office in 2001.

Kalookan traffic rerouted for Bonifacio Day celebration

Nov 29, 2013 - 4:34 PM

By midnight Saturday roads around the Bonifacio Monument Circle will be closed to traffic The MMDA has identified alternative routes