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Rappler's latest stories on incest


[OPINION | Dash of SAS] Rape, incest and inequality – the other reasons for teen pregnancies

Nov 11, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Sex education isn’t only about what body part goes where. It is about teaching boundaries and protecting those boundaries by distinguishing between a good touch and a bad touch.

[Two Pronged] Angel and her uncle

Oct 21, 2018 - 2:00 PM

'My uncle then told me that he loves me, not as a daughter, but as someone who is his wife'

Rappler story on incest rape recognized in SOPA 2018 awards

Jun 14, 2018 - 9:50 PM

Southeast Asia correspondent Natashya Gutierrez's piece wins under the Excellence in Reporting on Women's Issues category of the Society of Publishers in Asia 2018 Awards for Editorial Excellence

HONORABLE MENTION. Rappler journalist Natashya Gutierrez accepts her award. Photo from SOPA

Rappler stories on Marawi, incest are finalists in prestigious SOPA Awards

May 16, 2018 - 8:52 PM

Rappler is a finalist in two categories of the Society of Publishers in Asia Awards: 'Excellence in Reporting on Women's Issues' and 'Excellence in Journalistic Innovation'

FINALIST. The Marawi team that worked on the VR/360 video, which earned a SOPA finalist nod. Photo from Rappler

[Two Pronged] Are my mom's actions considered sexual abuse?

Oct 12, 2017 - 8:00 PM

This week, Two Pronged reader Michael asks our duo about certain experiences he had growing up

[Two Pronged] My boyfriend prefers his sister to me

Oct 01, 2017 - 9:35 PM

A woman says her boyfriend's sister is too close for comfort. She also seeks advice on his erectile dysfunction.

Rape within the family: The Philippines' silent incest problem

Jun 06, 2017 - 5:34 PM

Incest rape happens far more often in the country than official data shows, but it remains to be an unspeakable secret within families – leaving girls to suffer repeated abuse for years inside their own homes

INCEST RAPE. Lori was just 7 years old when she was raped by her uncle for the first time. Photo by Dyl Tolentino

Artist apologizes for pornographic comic that shocked, angered community

Nov 02, 2016 - 9:04 PM

Only stupidity could make me like this Hopefully it does not happen to you Hopefully you all are enlightened

Comics community condemns artist for incestuous drawing

Oct 31, 2016 - 7:31 PM

An offensive comic purportedly portraying a woman in an incestuous relationship has shocked the Indonesian comic community

Canada enacts Internet ban for sex offenders

Jul 22, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Monitoring an offender s use of the Internet can limit an offender s opportunities to offend and prevent this harmful behavior says the court in its 7 2 ruling

INTERNET BAN. The Supreme Court of Canada is seen in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, June 20, 2008. File photo by Geoff Robins/AFP

Monsters under my bed: Sexual abuse and minor girls

Feb 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Some parents protect children from monsters others prey on their own

#PugadBaboy: Kissing cousins

Oct 25, 2014 - 5:00 AM

#AskMargie: Incest part 3

Jun 21, 2014 - 4:27 PM

The first 2 episodes of incest on AskMargie caused a stir online prompting for a third one

#AskMargie: Incest part 2

Mar 22, 2014 - 3:57 PM

Dr Margie Holmes answers more questions about incest

#AskMargie: Incest

Mar 15, 2014 - 4:00 PM

This week on AskMargie clinical psychologist Dr Margie Holmes talks about a topic a lot of people consider taboo incest