TitusKaphar-ShainmanIn his State of the Union address last evening, the President of the United States came across as a person unhinged from reality, with way too much power, claiming to speak in one voice with an equally unhinged Republican Party.

Most troubling for the world is the realization that the citizens of the United States are incapable of correcting or fixing their failing and pernicious republic.

Photograph: Stephen Wise