Rodrigo Duterte rape jokes - updates

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CHR to Duterte: Be more considerate, stop rape jokes

Jul 19, 2017 - 10:24 PM

The Commission on Human Rights says statements inciting violence against women are a cause for concern given that they come from the most powerful person in the Philippines

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte gestures as he reiterates his oath of office to protect the Filipinos in his speech during the 11th Ambassadors' Tour Philippine Reception at the SMX Convention Center in Davao City on July 14, 2017. RENE LUMAWAG/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Malacañang on Duterte rape remark: The masses get him

Jul 17, 2017 - 12:58 PM

The President s latest statement was not a joke says Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 64th Araw ng Hagonoy celebration at the Municipal Complex in Hagonoy, Davao del Sur on July 5, 2017, expresses his grief over how Filipinos have been dying in the war in Marawi City. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

After drawing flak, Duterte makes new rape joke

Jul 15, 2017 - 3:28 PM

What I don t like are kids being raped You can mess with maybe Miss Universe President Rodrigo Duterte says in his new rape joke

File photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

[Dash of SAS]: The D joke

Apr 22, 2016 - 4:55 PM

Why does an objection to joking about a deplorable act of sexual violence even have to be explained?

Duterte says he may cut US, Australia ties

Apr 21, 2016 - 1:57 PM

2ND UPDATE Leading presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte also tells the ambassadors of the US and Australia – two of the Philippines closest allies – to shut their mouths after they criticized his rape joke involving an Australian missionary

POLL FRONT-RUNNER. Presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte speaks at a rally in Quezon City on April 12, 2016

Comelec's Guanzon hits 'disgusting' Duterte rape joke

Apr 20, 2016 - 5:21 PM

Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon says she will propose a Code of Conduct for Candidates and will reform election rules to emphasize gender sensitivity and gender equality

RAPE JOKE. Comelec Commissioner Rowena Guanzon hits Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte for his 'disgusting' joke about the 1989 rape of an Australian missionary. Photo of Duterte by Alecs Ongcal; photo of Guanzon by Joel Liporada/Rappler

To forgive or not to forgive Duterte?

Apr 18, 2016 - 4:00 PM

A scroll through social media feeds reveals an upheaval as voters weigh in on Rodrigo Duterte s controversial remark about rape

Duterte: Not sorry for rape remark, that's how I speak

Apr 17, 2016 - 9:15 PM

UPDATED I am willing to lose the presidency Do not make me apologize for something which I did which was called for at the moment says the Davao City mayor