Piers Morgan on the childish anti-Trump tantrum of the Mayor of London:
There were at least 10,000 Allied casualties, with 4,414 confirmed dead.
They, along with everyone who took part in D-Day, will be remembered in a special ceremony in Portsmouth on the south coast of England on Wednesday, attended by the Queen, President Trump and 300 veterans.
That is why Trump has come to Britain for a three-day state visit.
He’s not here as a private individual.
He’s here as the democratically elected President of the United States, still Britain’s greatest ally.
As such, he represents the 320 million citizens of the U.S. including many who have personal family connections to the D-Day landings and World War 2.
So how has Mayor of London, England’s capital city, responded to this trip?
The answer is with quite staggeringly offensive rudeness.
Sadiq Khan, who’s been Mayor for three years, launched a series of savage attacks on President Trump in the past 48 hours, both in print and on television, branding him a ‘fascist’, a ‘growing global threat’, and demanding Britain should not be ‘rolling out the red carpet’ for him because it was ‘un-British’, adding that he was ‘the antithesis of our values in London and as a country’ and his ‘divisive behavior flies in the face of the ideals America was founded upon – equality, liberty and religious freedom.’
Mayor Khan also authorized, again, the flying of a giant orange Trump baby blimp over the Houses of Parliament during the visit, specifically designed to mock and humiliate the President.
By doing all this, Khan knew exactly what he was doing, and that was to create a firestorm of hatred towards the American leader and to whip up bigger protests against him than might otherwise have occurred.
Go here to read the rest. For the Brits, traditionally they have treasured their Special Relationship with the US. I guess that does not apply to the New Britain emerging as the result of mass Islamic immigration.