Bannon dubs the far-right Europe's "new elite" patriots
ROME (AP) - Former Trump strategist Steve Bannon declared Saturday that far-right "patriots" are the "new elite" of Europe as he brought his push for a trans-national, anti-European Union drive to Italy.
The ex-aide to U.S. President Donald Trump addressed a forum in Rome organized by a small far-right Italian opposition party.
Bannon was asked if there should be a new "elite" in growing, far-right populist movements.
His reply? The "new elite in this populist movement are the ...