Donald Trump will survive as president – for now
US leader’s alarming behaviour has yet to provoke a meaningful Republican backlash
US president Donald Trump in Hamburg, on Friday. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images
This week was holiday time in the US, a moment when Americans traditionally pause, come together and celebrate the annual Fourth of July festivities that mark the birth of the American nation.
But this year’s celebrations took place under the shadow of an increasingly hostile and anarchic political climate.