Unalterably opposed to globalization, Donald Trump’s motto is America First, and when voters in the UK voted for Brexit, he supported it.
With the first round of the French presidential election set for April 23, it’s easy to figure out which French politicians he likes.
Yesterday, Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s National Front, kicked off her presidential campaign. The National Front is well-known for its strident Islamophobia and its strong opposition to globalization. Le Pen favors a referendum to take France out of the European Union.
So associate solitary reporter Johanna Jones asked Trump’s chief strategist, Steve Bannon, whether Trump will endorse Le Pen. Bannon’s response was immediate: “Of course he will! Get out of the way of the cameras, because he is about to film an infomercial endorsing Marine.”