Rodrigo Duterte

Rodrigo Duterte. The lawyer turned mayor turned current President of the Philippines. You might not know much about him, but on this episode of Asshole Court, you’re going to find out just how insane “Duterte Harry” actually is. Buckle up because this dude totally tests the upper ranges of our non-scientific Asshole Scale.  

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Agencies. (2016, April 19). Philippines presidential candidate apologises for comments on Australian rape victim. Retrieved July 19, 2019, from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/apr/19/philippines-apologises-rape-comments-rodrigo-duterte-jacqueline-hamill

 

Concern in Philippines after Duterte admits he used powerful painkiller drug. (2019, April 05). Retrieved July 23, 2019, from https://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2055580/duterte-urged-come-clean-health-after-his-fentanyl-drug-use  

 

Duterte Says He Is Worse Than Terrorists. (2017, April 24). Retrieved July 16, 2019, from https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2017-04-24/rodrigo-duterte-says-he-can-be-50-times-more-brutal-than-terrorists 

 

Ellis-Petersen, H. (2019, March 12). Rodrigo Duterte calls women at gender-equality event 'bitches'. Retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/mar/12/rodrigo-duterte-calls-women-at-gender-equality-event-bitches-philippines 

 

Ellis-Petersen, H. (2018, February 13). Philippines: Rodrigo Duterte orders soldiers to shoot female rebels 'in the vagina'. Retrieved July 16, 2019, from https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/feb/13/philippines-rodrigo-duterte-orders-soldiers-to-shoot-female-rebels-in-the-vagina 

 

Kleyman, K. (n.d.). The 12 Most Horrendous Things The President of The Philippines Has Ever Done. Retrieved July 11, 2019, from https://www.ranker.com/list/worst-things-rodrigo-duterte-has-done/katia-kleyman

 

Lema, K. (2016, October 01). Philippines' Duterte likens himself to Hitler, wants to kill... Retrieved July 19, 2019, from https://www.reuters.com/article/us-philippines-duterte-hitler-idUSKCN1200B9 

 

Mills, C. (2016, December 29). Duterte Alleges Possible U.S. Ouster Plots Against Him. Retrieved July 16, 2019, from https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2016-12-29/rodrigo-duterte-calls-american-envoys-in-philippines-spies 

 

Mills, C. (2016, June 1). New Filipino President: Shoot Corrupt Journalists. Retrieved July 16, 2019, from https://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-06-01/phillipines-duterte-fine-with-assassinating-some-journalists  

 

Murray, T. (2017, January 05). The crazy life of Rodrigo Duterte - the Filipino President who claims to have thrown an enemy out of a helicopter. Retrieved July 16, 2019, from https://www.businessinsider.com/the-crazy-life-of-rodrigo-duterte-2017-1

 

Over 7,000 people killed in six months in Philippines 'war on drugs'. (2018, January 12). Retrieved July 18, 2019, from https://www.amnesty.org.uk/philippines-president-duterte-war-on-drugs-thousands-killed  

 

Pesek, W. (2019, February 07). Can The Philippines Survive Rodrigo Duterte? Retrieved July 11, 2019, from https://www.forbes.com/sites/williampesek/2019/02/04/can-the-philippines-survive-rodrigo-duterte/#2df2604410a0

 

Rauhala, E. (2016, September 28). Before Duterte was the Philippines' president, he was 'the Death Squad mayor'. Retrieved July 16, 2019, from https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/before-duterte-was-the-philippines-president-he-was-the-death-squad-mayor/2016/09/28/f1d1ccc4-800b-11e6-ad0e-ab0d12c779b1_story.html?utm_term=.19a3fa7b720e  

 

Ray, M. (2019, May 14). Rodrigo Duterte. Retrieved July 15, 2019, from https://www.britannica.com/topic/Rodrigo-Duterte   

 

Rodrigo Duterte. (n.d.). Retrieved July 11, 2019, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rodrigo_Duterte#Early_life

 

Stern, M. (2016, May 09). John Oliver: If You Think Trump Is Bad, Wait Till You Meet Rodrigo Duterte. Retrieved July 19, 2019, from https://www.thedailybeast.com/john-oliver-if-you-think-trump-is-bad-wait-till-you-meet-rodrigo-duterte?ref=scroll

 

World Report 2019: Rights Trends in Philippines. (2019, January 22). Retrieved July 19, 2019, from https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2019/country-chapters/philippines     

 

"You Can Die Any Time": Death Squad Killings in Mindanao. (2017, March 20). Retrieved July 18, 2019, from https://www.hrw.org/report/2009/04/06/you-can-die-any-time/death-squad-killings-mindanao   

 

Zamora, F. (2016, April 22). Law student Duterte shot frat bro on campus in '72. Retrieved July 18, 2019, from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/780836/law-student-duterte-shot-frat-brod-on-campus-in-72 

 

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