Bob Geldof calls Donald Trump a ‘racist’ and ‘liar’ and slams Boris at Canada summit
Speaking in Ottawa, Canada, at a gathering of 1,300 current and future young leaders, Geldof grouped the Republican presidential candidate in a category of "commanders in the armies of stupid" that included Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson.
"Who believes any more that trade amongst the nations will lift us all out of the great evil that everyone has spoken of, poverty? And especially now that a liar, a fool and a racist vomits his bile on to the disinherited of the United States," the musician and activist said.
"And so, let us give up on belief. Let us surrender... read more
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