Previously, this coup would have been nothing more than the straightforward exercise of power in the US backyard. But we live in interesting times...
A photo of congealing fast food dished up stone cold may not do anything to Trump, but it sure symbolises where his presidency is at.
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?
The Australian government continues to do and say nothing on Assange, but this is just one of many ongoing attacks on press freedom.
If the Democrats go into the 2020 elections complaining about the conduct of the 2016 elections, they don't stand a chance against Trump's populist appeal.
The results have been used as evidence of America's "cold civil war", with either side able to interpret them as they wish. To an extent, that division has been imported to Australia.
Though the Democrats seized the House, the results suggest Donald Trump's populist movement retains much of its potency.