- John McTernan: Politicians must take Donald Trump seriously, not literally
- But Europeans should not fear the President-elect, McTernan says
John McTernan is a former speechwriter for ex-British Prime Minister Tony Blair and ex-communications director to former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)"We need to talk about Donald." That was the message that flashed across Europe the day after the election as the continent awoke to President-elect Donald Trump.