Nigel Farage is to speak alongside Donald Trump at a controversial conservative conference, it has been revealed.
The leader of the Brexit Party will take part in the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), self-described as “largest and most influential gathering of conservatives in the world”.
The conference is taking place this Friday near Washington, and Farage will join other right-wing speakers including Ivanka Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and President Trump himself.
This comes weeks after Farage accepted an honorary doctorate from a homophobic university in the United States, following his attendance at Donald Trump’s State of the Union address. Farage was chaperoned by Congressman Louis Gohmert, who has peddled Islamophobic and anti-Semitic conspiracies.
And Farage will have the opportunity to catch up with his state-side friends later this week. Gohmert is…