Why the US and its allies must rethink their China war plans
Indonesia-Philippines border deal presages more united ASEAN South China Sea stance
Democracy triumphs in Ukraine? Think again
Russia-Ukraine: What is Putin up to in Crimea?
US position hardens on China's nine-dashed line
South Korea: One year in, assessing Park Geun-Hye’s presidency
Meet Indonesia's middle class (part 4): Where fashion meets religion
'The Act of Killing' in a democratic Indonesia
In visa stoush, PNG only hurts itself
G20 Sydney Finance Ministers' Meeting: They came, they saw, but did they conquer?
Vladimir Putin: Geopolitical wrecking ball
Bangkok protests: A view from the ground
Syria: Here endeth diplomacy
Foreign aid: Is Afghanistan a welfare state?
What can be done about income inequality?
US should resist China's ADIZ, but...
Failure to act on IMF reform damages US (and G20) credibility
Review: Paul Collier's 'Exodus'
Lebanon: Second front in the Syria war
Lessons for Australia from the Swiss referendum on immigration quotas
Containment? No. Primacy? Yes.
Say g'day: Tourism in the Asian century
Friday linkage: Churchill, ASEAN, eurozone, Africa and more
20 July 2012 10:05AM
Indonesia is trying to
clean up the mess
left by last week's failed ASEAN meeting.
You've heard of stories about rows of unoccupied apartment blocks in China. Seems China is
doing the same for Angola
Architectural modernism is often associated with progressive causes. But the Nazis had a weakness for it, and modernism
got its biggest boost in wartime
America's AirSea Battle concept creates a
pathway to nuclear escalation against China
It wasn't us!
The IMF distances itself from the eurozone crisis
the Assad regime will survive the Damascus assassinations.
China's turn to worry:
why manufacturing will return to America
A four-volume history of the English-speaking peoples; six volumes on World War II; biographies and reams of journalism.
How on earth did Churchill do it?
Stand underneath while a 2 kiloton nuke explodes 10,000 feet above? Sure, why not. (H/t
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