US President Donald Trump has surpassed other controversial world leaders who have embarrassed their own countries, excelling in “debauchery, idiocy, hate mongering, and true ugliness,” an American political activist says.
Myles Hoenig, who ran for the US Congress in 2016 as a Green Party candidate, compared Trump to politicians involved in ethical and political controversies, including former US President George W. Bush, former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and former Toronto mayor Rob Ford.
“Lots of countries have had embarrassing leaders. Berlusconi of Italy, George W. Bush of the US, Duterte of the Philippines, Rob Ford of Toronto, Boris Johnson of Great Britain are the most recent,” Hoenig said Friday in an interview with Press TV.
“But Trump has excelled in everything from debauchery, idiocy, hate mongering, and true ugliness,” he added.
Hoenig said Trump’s latest…