This poster campaign is expertly trolling politicians using their own words

If there’s one thing we’re sure of in these wild pre-Brexit days, it’s that politicians say a lot of things – not necessarily useful things, but definitely a lot of them. Campaign group, Led by Donkeys, has come up with the perfect way to remind politicians of their words, particularly where they turn out to have been false – by posting gigantic poster versions of their own tweets in public spaces.

They’ve just announced a new campaign.

Their first poster shows an oft-quoted claim by David Cameron, made in the run-up to the 2015 general election.



This poster repeats an outrageously false statement by David Davis, the former Secretary of State for Exiting the EU.



They asked Twitter users to help them choose their next target, posting these politicians’ unwise words in a series of tweets: