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Nostalgic imperialist Boris Johnson should read Tennyson

Britain’s top diplomat Boris Johnson has clearly outdone himself during a recent visit to one of Myanmar’s most sacred Buddhist temples. The sceptered isle’s damage-control experts are still coping with the fallout from an incident in which the British foreign secretary inexplicably muttered some words over a hot mic from Rudyard Kipling’s racist poem, “The Road […]