Tag: Boris Johnson
London is betting that the EU will continue to blink and make concessions in order to avoid creating conflict in Ireland, Finian Cunningham writes.
Britain isn’t flourishing, and Johnson’s silly pretensions in that regard are only lowering the UK’s standing even further — all round the globe.
Britain’s Prime Minister has been involved in all sorts of scandals, mishaps and facial outcomes. The furniture at Downing Street, the “pile of bodies” outrage, the bombshells of Dominic Cummings, damaging leaks, back-stabbings galore and all manner of accusations of cronyism and corruption.
The problem facing all nationalist populist leaders in the world is that they promise bread and circuses for everybody, but seldom deliver them. This is true of Trump in the US and Modi in India, and is also the case for Johnson in Britain.