Bono MOCKED by Andrew Neil over European populism interview

Demanding we all seek the same “uplifting, positive vision” of he EU he told the with the Washington Post: “Europe needs to go from being seen as a bore, a bureaucracy, a technical project, to being what it is; a grand, inspiring idea”.

The pro-EU veteran rocker has been using his fame to subject Britons to his options on the bloc by unfurling a giant EU flag at his concerts – whether fans voted for Brexit or not.

Desperate to have his say in European politics, he has even penned his own articles in an array of newspapers from Brussels’ member states, including a piece in German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine that read that “Europe is a thought that needs to become a feeling”.

On the subject of populism, he told the US publication: “I love our differences, our dialects, our traditions, our peculiarities.

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