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Letter: Trump, Boris Johnson are two of a kind

Former London Mayor and prominent

Former London Mayor and prominent "Vote Leave" campaigner Boris Johnson leaves his home in north London, Tuesday June 28, 2016. Photo Credit: AP

Cathy Young’s column “The faulty Trump-Brexit comparison” [Opinion, July 1] misses a key similarity between Donald Trump and the Brexit campaign spearheaded by Boris Johnson, among others.

Both campaigns were led by demagogues with a mop of yellow hair who make promises aimed at white, working-class voters that neither can possibly keep.

Tom Quigley, Garden City