(Jan 20, 2017) Molested when we confessed: Duterte fires up at Catholic priests over pedophilia, corruption
Unshaken by a blessing from Pope Francis, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has hit back at priests and bishops critical of his war on drugs, accusing clergymen of homosexuality, child molesting, hypocrisy and corruption. You asked for it, he said.
You expose me, fine. I expose you. Why? When you commit mistakes it's OK, but when we do, no? Bullshit. Thats stupid, the president said during a speech to newly-promoted police officers at Malacañan on Thursday.
Try meth before criticizing war on drugs, Duterte tells priests the day Pope blesses Philippines
Duterte, who revealed in 2015 that he was molested by a priest when he was young in an act of sexual awakening, but did not file a complaint for fear of what would happen, said Catholic priests had their skeletons in the closet.
You asked for it. If you want a showdown, then let's have a showdown.