Rise of Donald Trump is ‘obscuring lessons of the second world war’, says Sadiq Khan

Mayor of London condemns US president as ‘poster boy for white nationalism’ and Boris Johnson as ‘ever more rightwing’

Sadiq Khan: Lessons of the second world war are at risk of being forgotten, or even rewritten

The lessons of the second world war risk being forgotten because of the rise of “extreme” rightwing leaders such as Donald Trump and Boris Johnson, the mayor of London has said.

Before events to mark the start of the conflict 80 years ago, when Germany invaded Poland on 1 September 1939, Sadiq Khan has branded Trump as “the global poster boy for white nationalism”, whose example is being followed by too many leaders across Europe, including Johnson.

Continue reading…

Author: Toby Helm Observer political editor | Source

We are not affiliated or responsible for content hosted on 3rd-party sites in any way.

Click here for great deals & savings!