Duterte

Drugs

What It’s Like To Deal Drugs In a Country With the Harshest Penalties In the World

Thousands of Filipino citizens have been killed in President Duterte's violent war on drugs. VICE meets a local dealer to learn why anyone would run the huge risk of selling when your life is literally on the line.
Shirin Bhandari
7.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

No One Asked, But Duterte Says He Has A Big Dick

Whatever people think when they say “big dick energy,” this ain’t it.
Lex Celera
4.12.19
Duterte

Duterte Calls Women ‘Bitches’ and ‘Crazy’ at Female Empowerment Event

At an event aimed at celebrating women's achievements, President Rodrigo Duterte couldn’t, yet again, hold back on the sexist comments.
Edoardo Liotta
3.14.19
Duterte

Duterte’s drug war has killed thousands — but he needs weed to “stay awake”

His spokesperson later claimed it was "a joke."
David Gilbert
12.4.18
Views My Own

Justin Trudeau Would Rather Renew the War on Drugs Than Deal With Its Racist Legacy

The prime minister sided with Donald Trump on drug policy just three weeks before Canada is set to legalize weed.
Manisha Krishnan
9.25.18
Duterte

Cambridge Analytica's tools turned “kind” Duterte into a "no-nonsense" strongman

"SCL used the cross-cutting issue of crime to rebrand the client as a strong, no-nonsense man of action."
David Gilbert
4.5.18
Vladimir Putin

No one is congratulating Putin on his election win

If he sees out his term, Putin will be Russia’s longest-serving leader since Stalin.
David Gilbert
3.19.18
Duterte

Duterte upset after U.S. calls him a "threat" to democracy

The document makes it “very difficult to be friendly” with Washington.
Tim Hume
2.21.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

US open to dialogue with North Korea, massive blackout sets Puerto Rico even further back, and more.
VICE Staff
2.12.18
The VICE News Guide to the World

VICE News Guide to the World — Week of February 5

Pyeongchang's politics; Assad's siege tactics; and the Hague takes a look at Duterte.
Nick Miriello
Greg Walters
2.12.18
Duterte

Duterte orders his troops to shoot women in the vagina

"Tell the soldiers. There’s a new order coming from the mayor."
David Gilbert
2.12.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Senate still debating how to reopen government, bombing in southern Thailand kills three, Lindsey Graham condemns Stephen Miller, and more.
VICE Staff
1.22.18
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