STATE OF THE NATION: CLASH IN CONGRESS STRENGTHENS THE US’ BITTER DIVISIONS

It was not in Central Africa, on the Asian continent or in Eastern Europe but at the United States’ Congress – the epicentre of American democracy which has long prided itself on being the very embodiment of global democracies to which all nations should aspire – where an orchestrated attack on democracy occurred. President Trump’s presidential term and his exit from Office was never going to go off without fuss but January’s events have been completely unprecedented