After high-key saying that being gay is a disease in a speech during an economic forum in Japan, Pres. Rodrigo Duterte held a thanksgiving dinner for members of LGBT Pilipinas, Inc. on Dec. 17. He also headed the oath-taking of the organization’s national officers.
LGBT Pilipinas, Inc. is a non-government organization that fights for the Anti-Discrimination Act and the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Expression (SOGIE) Equality Bill.
President Rodrigo Duterte hosted a thanksgiving party in Malacañang for members of the LGBT community led by Gretchen Diez, the transgender woman who earlier figured in a controversy after she tried to enter a female toilet at a mall in Quezon City. https://t.co/cfJFLyGa0ipic.twitter.com/OsyURYWsXT