A test for the alliance as Bishop replies to Obama's Brisbane intervention
China is trying to intimidate America
New Caledonia: Australia must show assertive impartiality
The China FTA and Australia's place in the regional order
Why does China bother with coercion?
ABC and SBS cuts: Australia's loss in a global century
Southeast Asia links: Jakarta's new governor, Vietnam-China, Hunger Games and more
Fiji grabs the limelight as leaders of China and India visit
Myanmar summitry brings faltering US promises, China cash
Why the Iran nuclear talks are mostly not about nuclear weapons (part 1)
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
McKibbin on Australia's carbon tax
Reflections on the revolution in America
Wednesday linkage: Pakistan, ICC, Vietnam, electric cars and more
4 July 2012 1:07PM
Pakistan is facing a major strategic defeat in Afghanistan
The trading mentality: 'the trader who waits for strong evidence will have missed the profits. The academic wants to be right, the trader wants to be first.'
But what happens when traders enter politics?
on the rise worldwide
'Corruption is the mortar holding the Kremlin walls together; can Putin really scrape it out and replace it
without bringing the whole structure tumbling down
The International Criminal court is ten years old
A Marshall plan for Greece
In 1955, the border between North and South Vietnam was opened for 300 days, allowing people to move freely between the two countries.
The results were predictable
'We've seen the energy future and it is nuclear'
: IQ2 recently hosted a debate on this topic, and while only 35% of the audience agreed with it before the debate, the figure was 51% afterward. (Thanks Jasmin.)
Electric vehicles are not clean and green
, they're a triumph of symbolism and marketing.
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