A Trump-Boris Axis?
It’s high spirits this holiday season for most proponents of the “new nationalism.”
Boris Johnson’s savage performance against his socialist opponent, Jeremy Corbyn, has populist-nationalists on both sides of the Atlantic licking their chops. Perhaps, it truly is a new age of “one nation conservatism.” Johnson’s romp, the thinking goes, will presage a consecration of the Trump movement in America with the president’s re-election next year.
In the meantime, both sides hope to work together—and borrow from each others’ playbooks. A central facet of Johnson’s victorious strategy was to emphasize...