Though many American politicians have been disappointingly silent in the face of Donald Trump’s election and what are becoming his normalized scandals, from conflicts of interest and challenges to the Constitution, to Russian hacking and more conflicts of interest, to the appointment of a white supremacist, a number of world leaders have voiced their displeasure. Some have been fiery. Some have been melancholy. Some have been hilarious. All of them have been the kind of comments you love to see from real leaders.
While a lot of American “leaders” have kept quiet, many have spoken out against the president-elect abroad.
Brenden Gallagher works in television and writing in Los Angeles. He worked on Revenge, Heartbeat, and Famous in Love. His writing has appeared at Complex, VH1, and MERRY JANE. Follow him on Twitter @muddycreekU