Why Piers Morgan Says His Job Is To Be ‘A Critical Friend’ To Donald Trump

Piers Morgan is a broadcaster, Editor-at-Large of DailyMail.com, and the author of the new book, “Wake Up: Why The World Has Gone Nuts.” He says he considers himself to be a liberal, as well as a long-time friend to US President Donald Trump. The internationally known interviewer says he’s been critical of the President this year, including his handling of the pandemic and the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: Are you involved in a story making headlines? “I’ve always believed that my job, since he’s become President, is to be a critical friend. In other words, to say when I agree with him, and say when I disagree with him,” he says, adding, “I think, frankly, all friends should be like that.” WATCH: ‘We Need To Empower Each Other And Become United Again,’ Says Dr. Phil When he advised the President to be more “empathetic,” how does Piers say Mr. Trump responded? On Thursday’s episode, Dr. Phil and Piers talk about the current political and social division in the United States. On Friday, they’ll explore the trend known as Cancel Culture. Check here to find your local listing. TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: “I’m fighting with everyone!"