US President Donald Trump joins Vice-President Mike Pence on stage on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Baltimore on August 26. Photo: AP US President Donald Trump joins Vice-President Mike Pence on stage on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Baltimore on August 26. Photo: AP
US President Donald Trump joins Vice-President Mike Pence on stage on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Baltimore on August 26. Photo: AP
Andrew Sheng
Opinion

Opinion

Andrew Sheng

The world must have no more illusions about America’s global leadership

  • Assumptions about US leadership of the free world were based on a belief in liberal convergence, multilateralism and US superiority. But with Trump in the White House, it is clear that these assumptions have nothing to do with the reality

US President Donald Trump joins Vice-President Mike Pence on stage on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Baltimore on August 26. Photo: AP US President Donald Trump joins Vice-President Mike Pence on stage on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Baltimore on August 26. Photo: AP
US President Donald Trump joins Vice-President Mike Pence on stage on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Baltimore on August 26. Photo: AP
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