Five reasons why Duterte should stop swearing at the EU

04 April 2017

Rachel A.G. Reyes

IN this time of Brexit and the ranting of right-wingers in both Europe and North America who clamor for a chance to take pot shots at the European Union, President Rodrigo Duterte’s own tirades against the EU may not sound too unusual. “Tell them the mayor says you are a f*****g s**t,” he said recently before a local audience, who laughed and clapped approvingly. But while it might seem Duterte is riding on a populist wave in deriding the EU, and standing up for Philippine sovereignty, he is actually doing the country a massive disservice.

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2 Responses to Five reasons why Duterte should stop swearing at the EU

  1. April 4, 2017 at 1:51 pm

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  2. April 7, 2017 at 9:39 am
    john c. jacinto

    The most cogent reason for him to stop swearing altogether is because swearing is bad and definitely not good for everyone, including himself. But I would prefer that he stops breathing, too.

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