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The conservative and opinionated ABC commentator Chris Uhlmann made it into the international news recently for his scathing condemnation of Donald Trump, as someone with “no desire and no capacity to lead the world”. In his assessment, Trump’s behaviour would see the US rapidly declining as a world leader, and neglecting its duties as global policeman. In common with nearly all his countrymen, Uhlmann evidently saw this as undesirable, and feared that it would also threaten Australia’s national security.