Here’s an addition to President Rodrigo Duterte’s growing list of quotable quotes: He says that VP Leni Robredo is a distraction during meetings and that no one will listen to a female president.
In a recent press conference, Rodrigo repeatedly complimented Leni’s looks and lady-like demeanor. Not that there’s anything wrong with compliments, but saying she’s unfit to be a president because of her gender is another thing. I mean, has he forgotten that we’ve had two female presidents already?
Duterte: You won’t listen to a female president because she’s beautiful. I keep looking at Vice President Robredo in the Cabinet meeting