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Inside the Industry: Dance and entertainment with UPeepz

Jul 13, 2020 - 5:03 PM

Advancing to the semifinals on NBC's World of Dance, UPeepz coaches Chips Beltran and Phim Villanueva tell us what it takes to impress J. Lo on the big stage

[PODCAST] Ang Department of Health sa gitna ng pandemya

Jul 09, 2020 - 10:31 PM

Ano ang mga kontrobersiyang hinaharap ng Department of Health sa gitna ng coronavirus pandemic?

[PODCAST] Making Space: Are boys' schools ready to embrace co-education?

Jul 07, 2020 - 8:45 AM

Are constructing new bathrooms and giving sewing classes enough to welcome girls in high schools that are so used to being all-boys? Rappler explores the topic with La Salle Green Hills and Ateneo Senior High School alumni.

Inside the Industry: Freelancing with Indierectory

Jul 06, 2020 - 5:42 PM

Ad agency GIGIL's Herbert Hernandez and Jeano Cruz bridge the gap between freelancers and clients through the initiative Indierectory

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: Can we trust the gov't panel probing drug war deaths?

Jul 05, 2020 - 7:10 PM

The government trying to make systems work is a welcome thing, but is it sincere and is it moving fast enough? We take a nuanced look at policy work.

[PODCAST] Targeting Tokyo: Kristina Knott

Jul 05, 2020 - 4:01 PM

Fil-Am sprinter Kristina Knott discovers her Filipino identity by representing the country

[PODCAST] At the Buzzer: A La Salle lookback with Mike Cortez

Jul 04, 2020 - 4:31 PM

Former UAAP star Mike Cortez takes a trip down the La Salle memory lane with host Naveen Ganglani

[PODCAST] COVID-19 ward doctor assesses Duterte’s pandemic response

Jul 04, 2020 - 9:38 AM

A coronavirus frontliner at a public hospital weighs in on how President Rodrigo Duterte handled the biggest crisis to hit his government so far

[PODCAST] Ang hirap at gutom na dinaranas ng mga jeepney driver

Jul 02, 2020 - 8:00 PM

Ano ang ginagawa ng gobyerno para tugunan ang pangangailangan ng mga jeepney driver sa panahon ng pandemya?

[PODCAST] I've Got An Opinion: PWDs deserve respect – even if they don't look disabled

Jul 01, 2020 - 8:00 PM

Many persons with disabilities don’t physically look disabled. Sometimes, that makes it even harder for them to get the help they need.

Inside the Industry: Tech and live streaming with Kumu

Jun 30, 2020 - 9:46 AM

Migrating from Silicon Valley to "social media capital of the world," Kumu CEO Roland Ros champions Philippine tech as the next big thing

'Becky Nights' is all grown up

Jun 28, 2020 - 2:00 PM

After a hiatus, the group is back with a more mature (but always fun) take on LGBTQ+ issues

[PODCAST] Cebu City: Ang bagong coronavirus hot spot

Jun 25, 2020 - 9:02 PM

Bakit tumaas ang bilang ng mga kumpirmadong kaso ng coronavirus sa Cebu City at kalapit na mga bayan?

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: The problems with the Cybercrime Law

Jun 24, 2020 - 11:35 AM

Did you know that during the 2013 Supreme Court oral arguments on the Cybercrime Prevention Act, then Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza categorically said that cyber libel has a prescription period of only one year?

[PODCAST] Making Space: Some sex workers think they don't need saving

Jun 23, 2020 - 7:23 PM

Rappler explores the less popular but equally true discourse that sex workers sometimes engage in this activity on their own accord, and so they don’t consider informing authorities about it is in their best interest

Inside the Industry: The future of funny business with Comedy Manila

Jun 22, 2020 - 6:00 PM

From live shows to no shows, comedians Red Ollero and Mikey Andres now perform stand-up from their desktops

[PODCAST] At the Buzzer: Gretchen Ho on spiking and shifting gears

Jun 20, 2020 - 4:48 PM

Host Naveen Ganglani chats with former Ateneo volleyball star Gretchen Ho, who shares how she jumped from sports to media

[PODCAST] Delikado ang epekto sa demokrasya ng Maria Ressa verdict

Jun 20, 2020 - 12:25 PM

Hindi lamang mga mamamahayag ang maaapektuhan ng hatol kay Rappler CEO Maria Ressa at dating researcher-writer Reynaldo Santos Jr

[PODCAST] I've Got An Opinion: BDSM is not just about sex

Jun 17, 2020 - 8:00 PM

What's the real deal behind BDSM? How does it go beyond chains and whips and leather?

Inside the Industry: The future of photography and travel with Sonny Thakur

Jun 15, 2020 - 6:00 AM

Photographer Sonny Thakur shows us how a travel publication like Grid Magazine works from home

[PODCAST] Ang kahirapang dinaranas ng mga OFW sa pandemya

Jun 11, 2020 - 8:24 PM

Saan nagkukulang ang gobyerno sa pagtulong sa mga bagong bayani?

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: Dissecting anti-terror bill and threats to freedoms

Jun 11, 2020 - 5:56 PM

The definitions are broader, detention is longer, and it has a 'killer' provision that equates dissent to terrorism

[PODCAST] Making Space: Braving the anti-terror bill as student-journalists

Jun 09, 2020 - 7:17 PM

With the youth and students at the forefront of speaking truth to power, how are they dealing with the threat of the pending anti-terror bill?

Inside the Industry: The future of film production with Inter-Guild Alliance's Patti Lapus and Mara Marasigan

Jun 08, 2020 - 6:00 PM

Filmmakers Patti Lapus and Mara Marasigan elaborate on the new Inter-Guild Alliance protocols for film production

[PODCAST] Mapanganib ang anti-terror bill para sa lahat ng Filipino

Jun 04, 2020 - 9:20 PM

Paano maaapektuhan ng anti-terror bill ang ordinaryong mamamayan?

[PODCAST] I've Got An Opinion: I can be transgender and Catholic at the same time

Jun 03, 2020 - 8:00 PM

We speak with Mela Habijan, who is both a trans woman and a Catholic. How does she reconcile the two?

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: Are extraordinary writs still effective in the time of Duterte?

Jun 02, 2020 - 10:26 PM

Listen to this podcast as we go back to 2007, parse the loopholes in the rules of these writs, and try to imagine where we are headed with the current Supreme Court

Inside the Industry: The future of schooling with Edukasyon.ph

Jun 01, 2020 - 5:30 PM

Founder and CEO Henry Motte-Muñoz makes the present less scary for educators

[PODCAST] Pagdurusa ng manggagawang Pilipino sa gitna ng pandemya

May 30, 2020 - 12:15 PM

Programa ng gobyerno para sa mawawalan ng trabaho dahil sa pandemya, sapat ba?

[PODCAST] Making Space: Upholding reproductive health rights in a pandemic

May 28, 2020 - 2:45 PM

With the Philippine health system overwhelmed by the ongoing pandemic, are there enough resources to cater to non-coronavirus concerns?

Inside the Industry: The future of fitness with The Coaches' Lab

May 25, 2020 - 5:41 PM

In this episode, we explore another public space that will be fundamentally altered by the COVID-19 pandemic – the gym

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: ABS-CBN and the 3 tangled branches of government

May 23, 2020 - 5:46 PM

We talk to President Rodrigo Duterte's former government corporate counsel, Rudolf Jurado, who says the 10% public service ad clause violates the constitutional guarantee to just compensation

[PODCAST] At the Buzzer: What does it take to become a UAAP parent?

May 23, 2020 - 4:03 PM

Host Naveen Ganglani catches up with Bert Gomez de Liaño, who pulls the curtain on what it takes to be a parent to UP basketball stars Juan and Javi

[PODCAST] Ang mga problemang dulot ng warrantless arrests

May 21, 2020 - 7:10 PM

Bakit tila ang due process ay para sa mga kakampi lamang ng Duterte administration?

[PODCAST] I've Got An Opinion: Fat is not a bad word

May 20, 2020 - 8:00 PM

For many, to be fat means to be unattractive, undesirable, unhealthy, and lazy. But some people want to turn that around.

[PODCAST] ‘Yung Totoo?: Fact checking ABS-CBN shutdown claims

May 20, 2020 - 7:47 PM

From July 2019 to May 2020, Rappler has debunked at least 13 false posts about the issue

Inside the Industry: The future of fashion with Amina Aranaz

May 18, 2020 - 5:05 PM

We ask fashion expert Amina Aranaz for her advice to fellow designers dealing with the pandemic

[PODCAST] Mga problemang pasan ng mga estudyante sa panahon ng pandemya

May 14, 2020 - 11:02 PM

Ano ang dapat alalahanin ng mga ahensya ng gobyerno at eskwelahan sa kanilang paggawa ng guidelines sa pasukan?

[PODCAST] Making Space: Protecting women and children during lockdown

May 13, 2020 - 7:00 PM

We are reminded stay home to keep safe from the coronavirus. But what happens when home is not a safe place?

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: Breaking down the ABS-CBN franchise legal and political issues

May 13, 2020 - 5:21 PM

We break down the different laws that come into play and analyze how we got to the unthinkable ABS-CBN shutdown

[PODCAST] Bakit maraming insidente ng pang-aabuso sa ilalim ng lockdown?

May 08, 2020 - 11:48 AM

Bakit malaki ang papel ng pulis at militar laban sa coronavirus pandemic?

Inside the Industry: The future of coffee with El Union Coffee's Kiddo and Amy Cosio

May 07, 2020 - 9:33 AM

We talk to owners Kiddo and Amy Cosio on how they are pivoting their beachfront business

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: Legal difficulties of a prisoner mass release

May 06, 2020 - 8:50 PM

The caution against a dangerous precedent, and the lack of jurisprudence for a mass release in a pandemic, make the Supreme Court petition difficult

[PODCAST] I've Got An Opinion: Bisexuals are super misunderstood

May 06, 2020 - 8:00 PM

We’re putting bisexuals in the spotlight! We talk to LGBT activist Vince Liban, who wants to debunk the many, many myths on being bi.

[PODCAST] At the Buzzer: On Manny Pacquiao and Jose Rizal

May 02, 2020 - 7:15 PM

What's it like to cover Manny Pacquiao? Host Naveen Ganglani chats with boxing expert Ryan Songalia on what the end of the road looks like for the record-breaking champion

[PODCAST] Coronavirus: Epektibo ba ang crisis messaging ni Pangulong Duterte?

May 01, 2020 - 12:00 PM

Ano ang mga pagbabagong nakita sa messaging ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte nitong mga nakaraang linggo?

[PODCAST] ‘Yung Totoo?: Dealing with dubious messages in group chats

Apr 23, 2020 - 8:00 PM

Why are chain messages so common? Why is it important to scrutinize unverified information shared on messaging apps? How can you keep your group chat misinformation-free?

[PODCAST] Law of Duterte Land: Will petition to disclose Duterte health work?

Apr 23, 2020 - 7:07 PM

We talk to University of the Philippines Constitutional Law Professor Dan Gatmaytan

[PODCAST] Coronavirus: Bakit mahal magpagamot ng COVID-19 sa ospital?

Apr 23, 2020 - 5:03 PM

Paano kung walang PhilHealth ang may COVID-19?

Inside the Industry: The future of dining with Sweet Ecstasy's Monica Tobias and Al Galang

Apr 23, 2020 - 10:56 AM

In this episode, we continue our exploration into how different industries are adapting to the current pandemic and evolving for the future