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Boris Johnson slammed single mothers and feckless working-class men in 1995 article

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday dismissed criticism of an old article he wrote condemning single mothers and feckless working-class men, saying the quotes were taken out of context.In a newly unearthed article from 1995, when he was a journalist, Johnson described working-class men as likely to be drunk, criminal, aimless, feckless and hopeless.The quotes were splashed across the front page of the left-wing Daily Mirror tabloid, under the tagline What he really thinks,