Rodrigo Duterte

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
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

FBI taking heat over tip about school shooting, two arrested after alleged bomb plot thwarted in NYC, norovirus hits athletes at Winter Olympics, and more.
VICE Staff
2.16.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Paul Manafort indicted in Russia probe, Puerto Rican authorities cancel energy contract, Saudi Arabia to allow women to attend sporting events, and more.
VICE Staff
10.30.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

GOP healthcare bill is dead (for now), fiancé of Australian killed by police demands answers, billions in student loan debt could be erased, and more.
VICE Staff
7.18.17
Philippines

It's Super Dangerous to Be a Journalist in the Philippines

But a brave few are working hard to maintain an independent press.
Gianna Toboni
6.5.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

White House takes travel ban to Supreme Court, business leaders quit Trump council over Paris pullout, death toll rises in Philippines attack, and more.
VICE Staff
6.2.17
Desus & Mero

Desus and Mero Talk About Trump's Bizarre Phone Call with Duterte

The US president reportedly congratulated the Filipino leader on "the unbelievable job" he's done leading the country's drug war.
Sarah Bellman
5.25.17
Drugs

Trump Says Mass Murder of Drug Users Is ‘Great,’ and That’s Terrifying

The president's endorsement of what looks like a genocidal campaign in the Philippines should scare you.
Maia Szalavitz
5.24.17
politics

Every US President Cozies Up to Dictators

Trump's praise of foreign strongmen is unusually effusive, but America has a long history of alliances with authoritarians.
Mike Pearl
5.4.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

FBI reportedly denied request to push back on Russia/Trump stories, Malaysia says Kim Jong-nam killed by toxic nerve agent, White House signals federal crackdown on weed, and more.
VICE Staff
2.24.17
porn

Filipinos Identified as Spending the Most Time on PornHub, the Philippines Responds by Banning PornHub

President Rodrigo Duterte continues to enthrall.
Katherine Gillespie
1.17.17
PRESIDENT

Philippine President Walks Back on Comment That He Once Threw Someone from a Helicopter

"If you are corrupt, I will fetch you using a helicopter to Manila, and I will throw you out," Duterte said in Filipino during a speech about typhoon-relief efforts. "I’ve done it before; why can’t I do it again?"
Rex Santus
12.29.16
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