OSG Urges COMELEC To Junk MOA With Rappler

Solicitor General Jose Calida

SolGen Calida: “The OSG, as its (Comelec’s) statutory counsel, has urged the Comelec to rescind the MOA within five days or until March 4.” OSG — The Office of the Solicitor General urged the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) to rescind the memorandum of agreement (MOA) between the poll body and Rappler on providing election-related information … Read more

National Press Club Protests COMELEC’s Partnership With Rappler

National Press Club

The National Press Club has protested the partnership forged by COMELEC and Rappler. NPC — The National Press Club has protested the partnership forged by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) and Rappler, saying that it’s “unacceptable to most Filipinos.” On Thursday, COMELEC signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Rappler in a bid to promote … Read more

Bongbong Marcos Tells Supporters To Give Rappler “Another Chance”

Bongbong Marcos

Bongbong Marcos told his supporters to give Rappler “another chance to find honesty in their heart.” Former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has recently called on his supporters to end a hate campaign against Rappler, telling them that the online media company should be given “another chance to find honesty in their heart”. Bongbong aired … Read more

DJ Chacha Dares Rappler to Show “Resibo” She Spread Fake News

DJ Chacha and Rappler

DJ Chacha: Bakit kase hindi sinama ni rappler yung resibo saken? Czarina Balba, more popularly known as DJ Chacha, reacted to a report from online news website Rappler that she was among those who are spreading propaganda or fake news. In a series of tweets, the Radyo Singko anchor dared Rappler to show “resibo” or … Read more

Imee Marcos Questions Rappler, Vera Files as Facebook Fact Checker

Imee Marcos - Facebook fact-checkers

Sen. Imee Marcos: “Bakit itina-tap yan bilang gatekeeper ika nga” Senator Imee Marcos questioned Facebook why Rappler and Vera Files, who are both critical of President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration, chosen as the fact-checker in the Philippines. “Yung laging daing ng ating administrasyon, kung bakit yung fact-checker na ginagamit ng Facebook e yung dalawang tanyag na … Read more

Cagayan Town Mayor Cristina Antonio Slams Rappler

Cagayan Town Mayor Cristina Antonio Slams Rappler

Mayor Cristina Antonio of Alcala, Cagayan: ‘Please be responsible in reporting’ Mayor Cristina Antonio of Alcala, Cagayan called the attention of online news website, Rappler for allegedly “irresponsible” coverage. “Please be responsible in reporting. Do not add to the fear and hysteria. And you are doing the good and brave men and women rescuers of … Read more

Willie Revillame Pleads not to Bash Writer who Criticized his Participation in Roque’s Press Briefing

Willie Revillame Pleads not to Bash Writer who Criticized his Participation in Roque's Press Briefing

Willie Revillame pleaded with the public not to bash the writer of a news agency that criticized his participation in Roque’s press briefing. Last Friday, August 7, Willie Revillame made a surprise appearance at the press briefing of Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque. In the said briefing, Willie Revillame promised to donate a whopping five million … Read more

Rappler’s Maria Ressa On Tax Evasion Charges: “Not Guilty”

Rappler's Maria Ressa

Rappler’s Maria Ressa Pleads “Not Guilty” To Tax Evasion Cases Against Her RAPPLER’S MARIA RESSA – The chief executive officer (CEO) of news website Rappler pleaded “not guilty” to tax evasion charges filed against her. It is no secret to the public that Maria Ressa is facing a lot of charges now. It was just … Read more