youth vote - updates

Rappler's latest stories on youth vote


Young voters value human rights, press freedom – Dakila

May 13, 2019 - 3:22 PM

The group says the Filipino youth know exactly what changes they want to see in their communities

Diokno votes. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

[OPINION] Despite the ifs and buts, millennials should go out and vote

May 12, 2019 - 2:00 PM

By carefully choosing the right people who will occupy positions in the government, we are strengthening the foundations that hold our institutions, and our country as a whole, together.

Rappler Talk: Will religious endorsements work in 2019 polls?

May 08, 2019 - 4:15 PM

Rappler talks to sociologist of religion Jayeel Cornelio about religious endorsements – in the time of the President who said God is stupid

[OPINION] Whom exactly are the youth voting for?

May 04, 2019 - 10:36 PM

The idealism accorded to young people might all be wishful thinking

Youth and elections: Is there such a thing as a 'youth vote'?

Apr 25, 2019 - 1:47 PM

Among the important factors that shape the youth's attitudes on politics are education, religion, family, and class

American students: Clinton's edge over Trump is openness to diversity

Nov 06, 2016 - 9:15 PM

I am voting for Hillary Clinton because she is smart extremely intelligent has an amazing demeanor and will not cause World War 3 says 25 year old Mack Velle

Doing it for the kids: Sanders and Clinton court youth vote

Sep 29, 2016 - 12:48 PM

Clinton is hoping that millennial whisperer Sanders can up her street cred among young voters – a tall order the self described democratic socialist from Vermont has taken on

COURTING THE YOUTH. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton (L) and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) greet supporters during a campaign rally at University of New Hampshire on September 28, 2016 in Durham, New Hampshire. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Technology, transparency, and the SK

Sep 24, 2016 - 4:09 PM

A group of 3 young Filipinos want to create a transparency portal to help restore trust in the Sangguniang Kabataan

WINNING PITCH. Project TASK members Marian Fabian (4th from left), Marco Zaplan (5th from left), and Karla Yu (6th from left) pose with their mentors during the Social Good Summit. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Sangguniang Kabataan logo gets a new look in time for fresh elections

Jul 28, 2016 - 10:39 AM

After some 20 years the youth organization gets a new symbol

Tatak Botante to hold senatorial debate in UP Visayas

Mar 29, 2016 - 3:14 PM

Join Ang Pagsusuri a youth forum and senatorial debate to be held at the University of the Philippines Visayas on Wednesday March 30

Does Miriam Santiago own the youth vote?

Mar 24, 2016 - 4:00 PM

UPDATED Presidential candidate Miriam Defensor Santiago dominates university polls but she is at the tail end of the race when you survey a broader youth electorate

SOCIAL MEDIA ROCKSTAR. Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago is popular among the youth because of her use witty pick up lines and jokes in her speeches. Photo from Miriam Santiago's Media Bureau

Miriam Santiago’s supporters: Poll rating is not everything

Mar 04, 2016 - 6:49 PM

Students of Our Lady of Fatima University in Caloocan says they will support Miriam Defensor Santiago despite her low ratings

Honasan to young voters: ‘Educate’ yourselves on EDSA history

Jan 19, 2016 - 6:07 PM

EDSA military man and now senator Gringo Honasan also tells the youth to be responsible social media users

'Sabi nung iba, ‘yung generation niyo malambot. ‘Di kasi kayo nagdaan sa giyera, sa laban, sa pinagdaanan namin nun. I disagree,' says EDSA military man and now Senator Gringo Honasan. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

Join a Youth-to-Government forum near you!

Jan 03, 2016 - 8:18 AM

Announcement: Youth to Government Forum is open to all registered voters aged 18 25

Can #Miriam2016 revive her 1992 magic and movement?

Oct 15, 2015 - 7:55 AM

Senator Miriam Santiago s popularity on social media can instantly create a buzz for her presidential bid but whether or not this would catapult her to the presidency remains to be seen