Duterte’s first year rated by ‘green’ groups

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s administration received yesterday an overall failing mark for its first-year performance on “environment and social justice” from a 40-member coalition. The Green Thumb Coalition, in a press conference, explained that the Duterte’s words...

/ July 4, 2017

Dispatches from Davao, Digos under Martial Law

Gene Paolo Gumagay offers a perspective from cities in Southeastern Mindanao, 300 kilometers away from the fighting in Marawi

/ June 21, 2017

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

Duterte on criminals, before and after winning

The President vowed to have a tough stance against criminality in the country. Almost a year on, where does he stand now?

/ May 3, 2017

More than 1.1-M Filipinos ‘no grade completed’

Only 17 million graduated college, more than 28 million reached high school only, and around 16 million studied up to elementary school only.

/ April 10, 2017

Filipino women’s life as told by numbers

Data reveals extensive continued discrimination, harassment of Filipino women

/ April 9, 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