Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: AP

Boris Johnson slammed single mothers and ‘feckless’ working-class men in 1995 article

  • As December 12 election nears, the quotes were splashed across the front page of Daily Mirror tabloid, under the tagline ‘What he really thinks’
  • Johnson dismissed the criticism, insisting the ‘words are lifted out of context’ and were an ‘absolute distortion’ of what he believes
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Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Photo: AP
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An ice sculpture is put in place for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the studio before the start of the Channel 4 News' General Election climate debate in London on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Boris Johnson replaced by melting ice block in climate change TV debate, as Tories cry foul

  • Ex-environment minister not allowed to serve as substitute after British PM declined to take part
  • Conservative Party says broadcaster broke impartiality rules by depriving them of representation ahead of general election
Topic |   Boris Johnson

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An ice sculpture is put in place for British Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the studio before the start of the Channel 4 News' General Election climate debate in London on Thursday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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