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'Affirm his 7 life sentences': Thousands sign petition to keep rapist-murderer Sanchez in prison

Aug 22, 2019 - 1:26 PM

'He used his power and position to kidnap, rape, and murder. His actions terrorized a university and an entire town. For full justice to be served, he must remain incarcerated for the duration of his lifetime,' the petition says

120,000 signatures back Grab, Uber petition vs LTFRB

Jul 21, 2017 - 7:17 PM

The petition appeals to the LTFRB to lift its moratorium on processing temporary permits for new Grab and Uber drivers

APPEAL. Grab and Uber drivers unite to file their petition against the LTFRB's ban of accepting new driver applications. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Anti-Mocha Uson petition sparks debate on freedom of speech

Oct 24, 2016 - 8:21 PM

Some social media users say banning the celebrity blogger s Facebook page – whether you are a fan of her or not – is the wrong approach

Cebu City council junks coal plant project

Apr 27, 2016 - 3:57 PM

Our demand for sustainable clean energy has been heard

Online petition urges Cebu officials to junk coal plant project

Apr 16, 2016 - 10:42 AM

Residents are concerned that the proposed coal plant would harm their health

'Cordilleran tattooer should get Nat'l Living Treasure, not Nat'l Artist Award'

Sep 30, 2015 - 10:46 PM

She is history She is truly an Alagad ng Sining for the part of culture most Filipinos have forgotten

VIRAL: Declare known Igorot tattooer a National Artist

Sep 30, 2015 - 11:26 AM

At 97 years old Whang Od Oggay is recognized for her world class contribution to the art of tattoo making that is genuinely Filipino

Netizens, Canadians to PM Harper: PH not a garbage dump

May 06, 2015 - 9:13 PM

Netizens call on Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to take back the garbage illegally exported to Manila two years ago

Top 13 petitions of 2013

Jan 02, 2014 - 9:34 PM

From no more pork barrel to more hotdogs in Jollibee spaghetti here are 2013 s most notable Change org petitions

'Family Guy' fans protest death of Brian the dog

Nov 26, 2013 - 3:23 PM

The unexpected plot twist prompts fans of Family Guy to launch a protest petition on social media

RIP BRIAN. Fans mourn the fictional dog's unexpected demise. Screen grab from YouTube (JayBest98)

Balayan church drops plan to lease convent to grocery chain

Nov 05, 2013 - 8:59 PM

An online petition helps turn the tide against the proposed commercialization of a National Historical Landmark

GROCERY BESIDE THE CHURCH? Petitioners call on the Archdiocese of Lipa to drop its plans to lease the convent adjacent to Church of Balayan to a supermarket chain. Photo from

Typhoon Buwaya: On naming storms after the corrupt

Sep 06, 2013 - 12:07 AM

The petition on Change org addressed to the weather bureau has received mixed reactions

Netizens want storms named after corrupt politicians

Sep 04, 2013 - 1:08 AM

The petition hopes that it the new typhoon names would be a constant reminder of how [the Filipinos ] hard earned money has been stolen or misspent by corrupt politicians

Miriam fumes at psych test question, berates media

Jun 06, 2012 - 1:00 AM

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago accuses a journalist of being bribed after he sought her reaction on taking a psychological test before going to the ICC