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RealTalk provides data-based analysis and perspective on issues mostly meddled by propaganda pretending to be objective information and topics that can be better viewed using numbers, facts, and official documents.

REPORT: Four Months of RealTalk

Jordan Charles de Guzman, RealTalk's Marketing and Publicity Director, reports on the last four months of the site.

/ June 10, 2017

RealTalks with Real People: Alma Gaviola

Alma Gaviola, a 47-year-old dorm staff of one of the dormitories inside UP Diliman, talks about how her role as a secondary mother figure to some university students living in the dorm she works for.

/ March 31, 2017

RealTalks with Real People: Dr. Nancy Kimuell-Gabriel

The coordinator of the UP Diliman Gender Office recognizes the gains made for women at present—but says there's much more to be done.

/ March 18, 2017

RealTalks with Real People: Geri Cerillo

In this video, Ms. Geri Cerillo of KARAPATAN told us about her work and the need for women to come together to stand up for their rights and liberties.

/ March 11, 2017

One woman in every 5 winners for 2016 elections

COMELEC data shows disparity in women winning polls

/ March 8, 2017

Lowest PH daily minimum wage at 235 pesos

Mimaropa and Eastern Visayas tied at bottom of minimum wage table; Metro Manila tops list

/ March 4, 2017

Senate’s first 7 months, by the numbers

And while the Senate seemed to deserve a gold star for the amount of media coverage they got from these hearings, a quick peek on their legislative performance might give a different impression.

/ February 17, 2017

RealTalk Campus Tour (Part 1, Feb. 4, 2017)

BACOOR, Cavite – The RealTalk team held here on Saturday its first of many campus tours to discuss the importance of data in journalism, as well as basic tips on how to fact check news sources. RealTalk Founder Vino Lucero...

/ February 8, 2017

Poverty more prevalent in non-Luzon regions

Philippine Statistical Authority data reveals that larger concentration of people in poverty are living outside Luzon

/ February 7, 2017