RAPPLER’S RESSA IS A COLOSSAL CON MAN

RAPPLER’S RESSA IS A COLOSSAL CON MAN

By Rigoberto D. Tiglao OR con woman, con person. Whatever. Rappler CEO and Editor in chief Maria Aycardo Ressa has successfully fooled Western media that she is a Filipino journalist with little means who is fighting her country’s authoritarian President bent on...
FIVE FACTS ABOUT EDSA WE DIDN’T KNOW AT THE TIME

FIVE FACTS ABOUT EDSA WE DIDN’T KNOW AT THE TIME

By Rigoberto D. Tiglao MOST likely it is another case of the adage that history is written by the victors. But there are facts — now indisputable — that we didn’t know, or were hidden from public knowledge, during the February 1986 People Power Revolt and even three...
THE TRUTH ABOUT RESSA AND HER VILIFICATION OF DUTERTE

THE TRUTH ABOUT RESSA AND HER VILIFICATION OF DUTERTE

By Rigoberto D. Tiglao IF not for Maria Ressa and Rappler’s vilification campaign against President Duterte and the Philippines, and her success in getting foreign media entities to portray her as a heroine of press freedom, her journalism career would have crashed...