Donald Trump with then-UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson (File)

I joined talkRADIO’s Katie Perrior, a former advisor to UK politicians Theresa May and Boris Johnson, to discuss what links Donald Trump and new Prime Minister Johnson.

The answer in our 15-minute discussion: risking economic damage to their countries for political gain, the stroking of their egos, and the posturing of “economic nationalism”.

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The chat includes Trump’s latest trade wars, Johnson’s charge towards a No Deal Brexit with the magical myth of a US-UK trade deal — and the plotting that links the camps of the two men since July 2018.