Philippine president Duterte labeled ‘Stone Cold psycho’

Philippine president Duterte labeled ‘Stone Cold psycho’

In its latest animation Tomo News has labelled Philippine President Rodrigo ‘Digong’ Duterte as a “genocidal maniac” and “stone cold psycho”. The scathing appraisal follows boasts by the 71-year-old that he personally had killed people while Mayor of Davao City. In a speech on Monday, Mr Duterte said he would ride around on a motorcycle […]

Drugs: Thailand’s Reform Plans Trump Philippines Slaughter

Drugs: Thailand’s Reform Plans Trump Philippines Slaughter

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s hard-line war on drugs is grabbing headlines all over the world, with his recent stated desire to kill three million or more criminals and drug addicts making him sound increasingly like a homicidal psychopath rather than the head of state of 100 million. More than 3,000 people have been killed since […]

Will Rodrigo Duterte Drag The Philippines Back To The Marcos Era?

Will Rodrigo Duterte Drag The Philippines Back To The Marcos Era?

In just over two weeks time Rodrigo Duterte will be sworn in as the 16th president of the Philippines. However, even before his inauguration on June 30 there are increasing concerns that the country is on the verge of slipping back to the dark days of the 70s and 80s when Ferdinand Marcos, Sr., ruled […]