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Japan mayor under fire for 'women dawdle at shops' remark

Apr 24, 2020 - 5:27 PM

Osaka Mayor Ichiro Matsui tells reporters Thursday that men should be entrusted with grocery runs because women 'take a long time as they browse around and hesitate about this and that,' Kyodo news agency reports

Comelec, Binay congratulates Duterte, Pope Francis | 12PM wRap

May 13, 2016 - 12:06 PM

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Ahon, Pinay! Uplifting women and recognizing their roles in society

Apr 04, 2016 - 9:13 PM

The Philippine Commission on Women Ariel and other organizations celebrated Women’s Month

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

#AhonPinay: Light of your life, light of our world

Apr 04, 2016 - 5:43 PM

Let’s start recognizing women for their contributions in and out of the home

Screen grab from Official Ariel Philippines YouTube channel

Indonesia drug mule, Licuanan on K-12, Germanwings pilot | The wRap

Mar 31, 2015 - 7:40 PM

Filipina drug mule in Indonesia’s death row was duped Higher education chair Licuanan says extra school years are worth it The Germanwings pilot had suicidal tendencies

Rappler Talk: Technopreneurship in the Philippines

Mar 31, 2015 - 2:50 PM

How will technopreneurship affect economic progress in the Philippines?

Roxas drops, 'Emergency' powers, Pope to shoppers | The wRap

Dec 11, 2014 - 7:28 PM

Mar Roxas’ not so winnable as his numbers drop President Aquino gets emergency powers to address the power shortage Pope Francis says boycott products made by modern day slaves

Misogyny isn't just for men

Jun 15, 2014 - 7:56 PM

Women more than men have the power to end sexism

Image by Chay Lazaro/Rappler

Why many of the hungry are women

Mar 25, 2014 - 2:57 PM

Women account for around 60 of the world’s chronically hungry despite producing more than half of the world s food

WOMEN. In the Philippines, women provide 84% of the total household time spent on childcare; making it hard for them to find jobs outside their "unpaid work" at home. Photo by Jes Aznar/AFP

#WHIPIT: Can women have it all?

Nov 27, 2013 - 2:41 PM

A Metro Manila wide survey commissioned by Rappler and Pantene paints a fairly liberated view of women but also shows certain prejudices against them