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Robredo to Duterte: Get to work, stop insulting me

Oct 05, 2018 - 5:00 PM

The Vice President reacts to President Rodrigo Duterte's latest disparaging remark, that Leni Robredo is a weak leader

Liza Maza: I don't agree with drug killings, Duterte's anti-women remarks

Aug 21, 2018 - 12:43 PM

What kept the former NAPC head from resigning at the height of these two controversies was hope in the peace talks between government and the Left

#ThewRap: Videos to watch this week, November 13-19, 2017

Nov 19, 2017 - 12:52 PM

Must-watch videos from this week

Duterte on Trudeau, MRT3 accident, ASEAN music festival canceled | Midday wRap

Nov 15, 2017 - 12:27 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

Lopez, Sotto, Trump | Evening wRap

May 03, 2017 - 8:48 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Zak Yuson

Duterte: If I don't respect you, expect gallons of curses

Oct 12, 2016 - 9:30 PM

After again blasting the US and UN President Rodrigo Duterte praises China for helping to build a drug rehab center: This is how you treat your friends

DUTERTE AND CRITICISM. President Rodrigo Duterte warns of more curses to come at critics he doesn't respect. Photo by KING RODRIGUEZ/Presidential Photo

How media groups wrote about Duterte’s rant vs Obama

Sep 07, 2016 - 9:41 PM

Journalists used to covering Duterte know he has a tendency to talk about different topics one after the other leaving journalists or the public to determine what he meant by certain statements

CONTROVERSIAL PRESSCON. President Duterte takes questions from the media before departing for Laos on September 5, 2016. Photo from PPD

Dutch journalist arrested in Turkey after anti-Erdogan tweets

Apr 24, 2016 - 6:48 PM

UPDATED Ebru Umar says she is now free but forbidden to leave the country

ERDOGAN. Chief of Protocol of the United States Ambassador Peter Selfridge (L) looks on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) arrives for a working dinner at the White House in Washington, DC, USA, March 31, 2016. US President Barack Obama is hosting a work. File photo by Shawn Thew/EPA

#PugadBaboy: Bullies in school

Apr 09, 2016 - 5:00 AM

'You've gotten fatter!': Why our culture and families should stop commenting on weight

Sep 12, 2015 - 3:17 PM

To me what this habit shows is that we overestimate friendliness not realizing that we cross boundaries and become intrusive and insulting I hardly think calling another person fat being friendly

4 common micro-aggressions against Asian Americans

Apr 10, 2014 - 12:34 PM

Micro aggression: Everyday insults indignities and demeaning messages sent to people of color by well intentioned people who are unaware of the hidden messages being sent to them

The road to a bully-free Philippines

Oct 08, 2013 - 8:00 AM

It s time we start to question the horrible outcomes of bullying

France lifts ban on insulting president

Jul 26, 2013 - 11:46 PM

The French are now free to offend their president if they so choose after parliament lifted an age old ban on insulting the head of state

CHANGED RULES: French President Francois Hollande

Kuwait jails opposition tweeter for insulting emir

Jan 06, 2013 - 5:26 PM

Rashed al Enezi is the first to be sentenced among dozens of tweeters activists and former opposition lawmakers who face similar charges since the government began a clampdown on the opposition in the lead up to elections held on December 1 last year

Mind your manners

Sep 05, 2012 - 9:12 AM

Brussels to fine offensive language

IT's RIGHT TO BE polite. A photo from the Facebook page of the Brussels Vintage Market