One Billion Rising 2018: Women rise against ‘fascist, misogynist Duterte’

Features Philippines Feb 23, 2018 at 4:02 pm

contrib-photoBy ANNE MARXZE D. UMIL

MANILA — “Rise! Resist! Unite!”

Filipino women channeled their rage and disgust for President Duterte’s recent remark degrading women as they celebrated One Billion Rising 2018 on Feb. 14 at Remedios Circle, Manila.

“We are rising and resisting against our own President who doesn’t seem to know how to respect women’s vaginas,” said OBR global director Monique Wilson in her speech.

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