Moments like these make us delighted the British PM has managed to cling on to power for another year.
The Brexit situation is now head-bangingly complex.
The arrest of Meng Wanzhou may restart the US-China trade war, but it will just be a headwind of the looming global financial crash.
Modern slavery is two things: it is an act and it is an attitude. It is that second fact that will be hardest to deal with.
Contrasts in how migrants were received in different parts of Mexico reflect the current international crisis of border control.
What makes a protectionist? Willingness to waste money, or true faith in the power of trade barriers?
Many had hoped that Taiwan could continue as a beacon for acceptance of LGBTIQ people in Asia, a region where same-sex relationships are still regularly criminalised.