Nigel Farage went on about slave trader Edward Colston’s ‘philanthropy’ and suffered the perfect comeback

Here’s eight words you don’t want to read every morning – Nigel Farage was on Good Morning Britain today – but stick with us.

He was there to say how awful it was what happened to the statue of slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol, obviously, and quite the watch it was too.

Author and historian, professor Kate Williams picked up on his point about Colston’s ‘philanthropy’ and had the perfect response.

She fixed it for him.

Also, this.


A brilliant thread for anyone in two minds about the Bristol statue toppling

Source @Otto_English @Haggis_UK

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