10 Jan 2018

How Bannon’s influence over Trump has declined

Europe Editor and Presenter

Steve Bannon fancies himself as a student of history and an expert on the Tudors. He once likened himself to Thomas Cromwell, Henry VIII’s right-hand man, who ended up losing his head. Bannon still has his head but not much else. Meanwhile his former boss seems to be undergoing something of a shift away from right-wing populism.