With an 80 per cent approval rating with Republican voters, the President will be difficult to dislodge through any means other than the ballot box.
What will a president with such a fondness for kooky theories say or do next time there's a terrorist attack? Or a public health crisis?
Trump will lead the whitest, most male cabinet in memory – a bizarre melange of the unqualified and the unhinged.
The conventional wisdom suggests a violent reading of the Quran is at the heart of Islamic State's political violence – but it's wrong.
Opposing the logic of neoliberal economics does not mean the Greeks have become Marxists.
The response to the inexcusable murder of Charlie Hebdo’s staff has proved that many liberals are guilty of double standards when it comes to giving offence.
Why is it that the plight of persecuted Christians in the Middle East, or countries such as Sudan, has attracted the attention and anger of politicians in the west, yet the Christians of Palestine don’t get a look-in?
Fast-forward 15-odd years and my wild-eyed teenage Europhilia is a source of much embarrassment.
These Kurdish units, which include all-women militias, have to all intents and purposes become the last line of defence against the genocidal fanatics of Islamic State.
Just because there are no good options in Iraq doesn’t mean we have to pick the worst option.
The “We’ve been lied to” argument goes only so far. Scepticism may be evidence of a healthy and independent mindset; but conspiracism is a virus that feeds off insecurity and bitterness.
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