On Instagram, Rappler uploaded an animated video depicting a man tied with a rope, blindfolded while three men appears to be restraining him.
Reading at the caption provided, Rappler asserted that our country’s democracy is under attack from the likes of Aguirre, Yasay and Andanar with the implied consent of Duterte.
“The nation is under siege from the likes of Vitaliano Aguirre II and Martin Andanar, who have mastered the art of peddling lies and brewing conspiracies.”
As of this writing, the video has gathered 24,444 views and more than a dozen comments.
Let us check out how the netizens react to Rappler’s video.
bgayydelmar said: “How shallow you have become, @rappler. #disappointed”
aileen_franco05asked: “Don’t you have an photo of EDSA Rally?? O hindi pa kayo tapos mag-edit? ”
akosidanasirit decribed Rappler’s video, “1 sided”.
hexietellTrash commented: “journalism, anyone?”
jjvalencia88 says: “Rappler always find a away to disappoint the filipino people.”
marjoe26guiamblang commengted: “Rappler ok lang yan alam nman nmin na kaya neo ginagawa yan eh Malaki ang lagay sa inyo…Pero wala epek n yan sa mga tao namulat n ang pilipino sa puro kasinungalingan ng mga yellowshit n yan…keep it up Rappler yayaman kayo jan..”
tootvinz remarked: “Hindi na tama to! Tsong, sa ginagawa niyo para niyo na ring binalik sa bisyo ang mga sumukong Adik!”
supermario0572 called Rappler’s post ‘trash’: “di pa kita delete rappler kasi try ko pa mgbasa ng mga kagaguhang balita mo at komentaryo. mga katulad nyo pilit nilalaglag ang pinas dahil makasarili kayo. PWE!!!”
jovelynsibugan said: “rappler!the more na sinisira nyo ang bagong adminitrasyon the more na wala ng maniniwala sa inyo good luck nalang maniniwala pa sa inyong paninira!huwag kami rappler!”
rgnm60 said: “And they are so overwhelming that it feels like you are in a quick sand. You can’t easily get out even if you know you want too. The power of suggestion.”
montyfernandez3 commented: “Ang @rappler ay isa sa taga bukas ng mata ng mga Pilipino Tungo sa maling Balita at maling katwiran. Ang @rappler ay isang malaking banta sa bansa. BASTA DILAW SALOT!!!!!”
Rappler has a few defenders though.
cfvillamar commented: “Way to go rappler”
jessiecdc wrote: “Aguirre can put shit on your head. Fyi Aguirre is the head council of webb in vizconde massacre case. Thats why webb got aquitted in his case. This Aguirre guy is playing you dutertads.”
Your thoughts, please!