#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, June 3- July 9, 2017

Must-watch videos from this week










Dear Rappler reader,

It was a week of controversial decisions. Following his stunning defeat from Australia's Jeff Horn, Filipino boxer-legislator Manny Pacquiao says he felt he was 'set up.' The Supreme Court of the Philippines upholds President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of martial law in Mindanao. Duterte says he will not lift martial law before his State of the Nation Address on July 24.

Meanwhile, the two-day AGOS Summit on Disaster Preparedness brings together disaster management volunteers, stakeholders, and policymakers to help make #ZeroCasualty happen.

Below are the big stories we think you shouldn't miss.

Pacquiao: 'I felt I was set up'

'Feeling ko tuloy na set-up ako,' said Manny Pacquiao after his disputed decision loss to Jeff Horn

SC upholds Duterte's martial law in Mindanao

Voting 11-3-1, the Supreme Court (SC) upheld the constitutionality of President Rodrigo Duterte's martial law declaration in Mindanao in a landmark ruling on Tuesday, July 4.

Duterte won't lift martial law before SONA

President Rodrigo Duterte said on Friday, July 7, he is not lifting martial law in Mindanao before his State of the Nation Address on July 24, adding that he depended on the armed forces and police to give him an accurate assessment of the situation in Marawi City.

LIVE: Day 1 of Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness

Day 1 of the Agos summit highlights climate action initiated by the youth and women, and LGU preparedness efforts like the #MMShakeDrill.

LIVE: Day 2 of Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness

The second day of the Agos Summit covers a broad range of topics on disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. Agos eBayanihan will also be relaunched

What's The Big Idea? Scientist writes children's books for girls

Ateneo professor Didith Rodrigo has written or co-written numerous scientific papers in her fields – computer science and learning. But she half-jokes her most important writing is her series of children’s books. Her purpose? To get more girls into science and technology.

Basagan ng Trip with Leloy Claudio: Whom to trust – journalists or social media stars?

Historian and professor Dr. Lisandro "Leloy" Claudio talks about trust in the age of digital information. Should we trust journalists or social media stars? Rappler.com

Subscribe to The Daily wRap