Seeking a reaction: Boris’ Burqa comments and his need to remain relevant

“While he needs to be quiet to remain a political ‘outsider’, he also can’t remain silent as that will quickly lead to irrelevance, the biggest fear of any politician”
Simon Green offers an input into the ongoing debate surrounding Boris Johnson’s comments about Muslim women who choose to wear burqas. He suggests that there is no place for comments so offensive from someone in a position of power such as Johnson, and that this is merely an attempt by Johnson to maintain public attention in a period that has seen his voluntary demise from political power.

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