Duterte critics - updates

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WATCH: We put supporters and critics of President Duterte in a room together

May 03, 2019 - 1:39 PM

A group of young voters sits down to discuss the midterm elections and his policies – including marijuana legalization, same-sex marriage, and the controversial War on Drugs

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May 28, 2018 - 12:27 PM

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Roque wants Duterte critics deployed to attack China

May 28, 2018 - 9:53 AM

'Alam mo ang gusto ko? Kunin silang lahat, isama sila sa isang barko. Lusubin nila, sige!' says Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque about critics of the Duterte administration's approach to China

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque, in a press briefing in Malacañang on April 20, 2018, reiterates that the government does not exercise and tolerate extrajudicial killings and that the government is simply doing what it should do within the bounds of law to combat the ill effects of illegal drugs. YANCY LIM/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

[OPINION | NEWSPOINT] The Senate’s debt to history

Mar 10, 2018 - 3:00 PM

How far will the Senate carry the fight?

Duterte dares Yellows, Reds to 'merge into one command'‬

Oct 12, 2017 - 4:10 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte says the Yellows and the Reds share one ideology anyway.‬

CHALLENGE TO CRITICS. President Rodrigo Duterte urges his critics to form a united front. File photo from Presidential Photo

Duterte's long-time critic, Prospero Nograles, says sorry

Sep 02, 2017 - 7:36 PM

UPDATED Long time Duterte critic Prospero Nograles vows to defend the President and go against all his enemies

RODRIGO AND PROSPERO. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte listens as former House Speaker Prospero Nograles expresses his support for the President during the birthday celebration of the latter's son Davao City First District Representative Karlo Nograles at the Mergrande Ocean Resort in Davao City on September 2, 2017. Photo by Joey Dalumpines/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

[Newspoint] Condemned by crowd acclamation

Mar 03, 2017 - 10:32 AM

Not unlike Pontius Pilate Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II called out to tens of thousands gathered at the Luneta on the evening of February 25 and asked them whom they wanted targeted next possibly to join Senator Leila de Lima in jail and they shouted back Trillanes

Duterte critics, supporters clash along EDSA

Feb 25, 2017 - 8:04 PM

A scuffle erupts after around 7 Duterte supporters arrive at a rally of thousands of Duterte critics near the People Power Monument

CLASH ALONG EDSA. Singer Jim Paredes confronts supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte along EDSA on February 25, 2017. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Duterte, Mocha and outflanking critics

Jan 09, 2017 - 6:52 PM

Whenever his critics go left Duterte goes right only to suddenly swerve left forcing his opponents to the right

The 100-day word war: How Duterte handles criticism

Oct 06, 2016 - 7:28 PM

His first hundred days in power show a pattern in his angry responses Do they also provide a clue on how best to handle the hot headed President?

Advice for comrade Duterte from the Great Beyond

Sep 29, 2016 - 1:11 PM

Were Idi Amin alive today he would probably send this note to President Duterte

10 reasons I'm now a Dutertian

Aug 22, 2016 - 12:15 PM

As I have been reading his supporters’ arguments I have changed my mind and joined the Dutertian bandwagon Let me tell you why

Duterte defends De Lima: She's just doing her job

Aug 03, 2016 - 8:13 PM

After his appointees heap criticisms on De Lima Duterte comes to her defense and says he would do the same if he were in her position