heroism - updates

Rappler's latest stories on heroism


Basagan ng Trip with Leloy Claudio: Heroism in the Philippines

Oct 13, 2018 - 2:07 PM

Heroes can make mistakes

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

The story of a Marawi officer nominated for the highest combat award

Oct 30, 2017 - 5:33 PM

First Lieutenant Geraldo Alvarez saves 15 of his men from certain death. He is nominated to receive the Medal for Valor, the highest and most rare combat award.

Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Aklan town mourns death of Marine sniper in Marawi siege

Jul 15, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Marine Sergeant Brian Tamboon s family will receive financial assistance from the municipal government of Malay the hero soldier s hometown

Bangladesh rail hero dies saving a mother and daughter

Jan 28, 2017 - 4:10 PM

Railroad maintenance worker Badal Mia 58 has set an example of gallantry and true heroism says a railway official

#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?

Country before self: Meet these heroic public servants

Aug 29, 2016 - 8:50 PM

Let us salute these men and women who died in the line of duty and in the name of public service

Conversation: Not all heroes wear capes

Aug 27, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Heroes are heroes not just because they are to be admired Join our Twitter conversation on August 29 using the hashtag HowToBeYou

CONVERSATION: What makes a hero?

Mar 21, 2016 - 7:36 PM

Check out what people had to say about Batman v Superman and WhatMakesAHero

Ninoy Aquino: Who is he to you?

Aug 21, 2015 - 3:58 PM

In commemoration of senator Ninoy Aquino’s death, MovePH ask people on the street how much they know about the national icon

Join the #ThankYouTeacher online conversation

Sep 04, 2014 - 7:59 PM

In time for National Teachers’ Month MovePH Rappler’s civic engagement arm will hold the the online conversation on Saturday September 6 at 4 pm

Stop the negativity, unite instead – Aquino

Aug 25, 2014 - 9:48 AM

On National Heroes Day President Benigno Aquino III slams detractors encourages Filipinos to be more constructive rather than negative

UNITE. President Benigno Aquino III on National Heroes Day called for a stop in negativity and asked Filipinos to unite. Malacañang Photo Bureau

#HeroesofHaiyan: A different breed of hero

Apr 12, 2014 - 7:00 AM

What this hero did no man or woman can ever do

DEDICATION. Budoy saved his owner's life at the cost of his own during Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan)

Cyber Martial Law – What are you afraid of?

Feb 24, 2014 - 8:53 PM

With the government regulating and documenting our every word and move we have gone back to the dark ages where democracy is dead

Solons: Make Bonifacio our official national hero

Nov 29, 2013 - 9:20 PM

House Bill 3431 or the Andres Bonifacio Act of 2013 seeks to bestow the title to the Supremo of the Katipunan since no law officially gave that to Jose Rizal

#TapatAko: Heroes and the choices they made

Aug 26, 2013 - 6:00 AM

In celebration of National Heroes Day Rappler has put together 9 of our national heroes How familiar are you with their acts of martyrdom and integrity?

The Pride in Pugad Baboy

Jun 20, 2013 - 4:59 PM

At the heart of Pol Medina’s Pugad Baboy is always a hint of truth And unless we are ready to face it we will continue to be offended

Sereno urged: Restore faith in judiciary

Aug 27, 2012 - 10:00 AM

President Aquino calls on new Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno to use her judgments and decisions to restore the public s faith in the judiciary

AFP filmmakers: the camera is fiercer than the gun

Jul 03, 2012 - 6:20 PM

Soldiers take a course in basic filmmaking as part of efforts to help improve the image of the Philippine military