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John Oliver pokes fun at Duterte's kiss, calls it 'grotesque'

Jun 13, 2018 - 11:38 AM

'Fan or not, she repeatedly pulled away from him. Sometimes women just don't want to kiss you,' says the English political commentator on his HBO show.

#TheWrap: Videos to watch this week, June 3-9, 2018

Jun 10, 2018 - 12:19 PM

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Sara Duterte to join dad's trips to prevent another kissing incident

Jun 09, 2018 - 4:46 PM

'Next time, I will join the President’s trips and will spend my own money – just to make sure that the kissing incident will not happen again,' says Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio

PRESIDENTIAL DAUGHTER. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte disembarks from the Philippine Airlines Chartered Flight PR001 at the Qionghai Bo'ao International Airport in Hainan Province, China on April 9, 2018. With him is daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. Presidential Photo

'Enough,' women tell Duterte

Jun 09, 2018 - 10:39 AM

'What matters is that here and now, we take a stand against presidential misogyny, act consistently against a government that condones abuse, and unite on the truth that we will not, cannot stand for violence – not just against women, but against all Filipinos,' says Enough, a movement launched on Facebook

ENOUGH. Women-only protest sparks up to petition against the kiss and push for President Duterte's resignation. Photo courtesy of Enough

Groups to hold 'HINDIpendence day' protest on June 12

Jun 08, 2018 - 6:42 PM

(UPDATED) The groups cite at least 5 'dire challenges' confronting the nation

Workers from various groups march towards Mendiola Peace Arch on Labor Day, May 1, 2018, to call for an end to ENDO. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

The President is a misogynist. Now what?

Jun 06, 2018 - 9:00 PM

The President is never going to change. Sexism, for him, is a default. It's time for us to recognize, if we haven't already, that this country has put machismo in power. But we can change this.

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Jun 06, 2018 - 12:14 PM

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WATCH: 'I'm ready for you. I don't know if you're ready for me' – Kris Aquino to Mocha Uson

Jun 06, 2018 - 1:11 AM

'This is about a woman who never knew [Cory and Ninoy]…but who continues to besmirch their name,' says Kris of Mocha

DEFENDING FAMILY. Kris Aquino goes live on Facebook – while vacationing in Japan – to defend her late mother and father. Screenshot from Kris Aquino's Facebook page

Duterte to critics of controversial kiss: 'Inggit lang 'yan'

Jun 06, 2018 - 12:50 AM

(UPDATED) 'I do not do it in public if there is malice. I would pull the woman down somewhere along the empty hall there,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his departure statement at the Ninoy International Airport before leaving for the Republic of Korea where he is scheduled for a three-day on June 3, 2018. The President is set to meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in in a summit which aims to further strengthen the bilateral relations between the two nations. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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Jun 05, 2018 - 1:02 PM

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Malacañang defends Duterte's kiss: OFW was 'honored' by it

Jun 05, 2018 - 10:52 AM

Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque moves to appease outrage over what he called President Rodrigo Duterte's 'playful act' which was 'appreciated' by Filipinos who witnessed it in South Korea


Duterte showing too much love for Pampanga supporters?

Feb 05, 2016 - 8:55 PM

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte says he won t mind losing the presidential race as long he s able to kiss his beautiful supporters