Roger Waters

Criticizes Biden

Against NATO

Supports One China Policy

6 Aug 2022

In an interview with CNN’s Michael Smerconish

President Joe Biden? Well, he’s fueling the fire in Ukraine for a start, and that is a huge crime. Why won’t the United States of America encourage Zelensky to negotiate, obviating the need for this horrific, horrendous war? [...] Taiwan is part of China. That has been absolutely accepted by the whole of [sic] international community since 1948. If you don’t know that you aren’t reading enough.
Donald Trump

Supports Uyghurs

17 Jun 2020

Donald Trump signed legislation calling for sanctions over the repression of China’s Uighurs.

Climate Change Denier

Criticizes China

18 Jan 2016

In an interview with Fox News

I think the climate change is just a very, very expensive form of tax. A lot of people are making a lot of money. I know much about climate change. I’d be—received environmental awards. And I often joke that this is done for the benefit of China. Obviously, I joke. But this is done for the benefit of China, because China does not do anything to help climate change. They burn everything you could burn; they couldn’t care less. They have very—you know, their standards are nothing. But they—in the meantime, they can undercut us on price. So it’s very hard on our business.