- Crilly: Time and time again he has shown himself vulnerable to mockery
- Trump has built his brand in cartoonish fashion. He is his own caricature. Responding to that with ridicule is not un-American
Rob Crilly is a British journalist living in New York. He was The Telegraph's Afghanistan and Pakistan correspondent and was previously the East Africa correspondent for The Times of London. The opinions in this article are those of the author.
(CNN)There was a time in the 1980s when I took a decision to be miserable. Four million people were unemployed across Britain, miners and factory workers were being told they were a part of history, and a selfish form of right-wing politics embodied by Margaret Thatcher had taken hold of my country.